&Latest tutorials

How to Plan a PPC Campaign

Whether you decide to embark on a pay-per-click (PPC) advertising campaign to add an extra string to your digital marketing bow, or because you want to use it as an alternative keyword research tool in today’s world of keyword (not provided), the ability to plan and manage your campaign holds the key to whether you achieve your objectives.

learn more
How to Tell People you’ve linked to them

If you’re crediting other websites with links out from your own, the onus is on you to tell them you’ve done it, otherwise your generosity may never be discovered!

learn more

Latest tweets

Q&As

What is a Link Farm?

This is a group of websites that all link to each other, for the purposes of manipulating search engine results. This is a black hat SEO technique which Google looked to combat by filtering results th...

Read More

What is a Proxy?

A proxy is another computer or server that acts as a hub, and can be used to hide your own IP address from websites.

In the context of SEO, you might need to use a proxy if your IP has been blocked fro...

Read More

How do I get my Site Indexed?

There are many ways to make this happen.

The traditional manner is to submit your website to search engines, although you don't want to be having to do this every time you publish new content on ...

Read More

How Do I Get My Backlinks Indexed?

The natural way to achieve this is to wait for Google and the other search engines to find them as they crawl the internet. An alternative option, which will be quicker, is to ping the page that you'v...

Read More

How Can I Tell if my Site Has Been Visited by a Spider/Bot?

By checking your traffic or your Google Webmaster Tools account crawl statistics.

If you don't use Google Webmaster Tools, most analytics software will also recognize the search spiders or bots. As you...

Read More

What Percentage of People Click on the First Listing in Google?

According to Chikita, 32.5% of web browsers will click the first result in Google, although estimates vary from 30 - 50%.

91.5% will click a result on the first page.

While improving your Google ranking...

Read More

How do I use Google Alerts to Monitor the SERPs?

Using Google Alerts to monitor the SERPs is easy.

Simply go to http://www.google.co.uk/alerts and enter what you need.

Using Google Alerts, you simply input the search query - which in this case will be...

Read More

How Can I Track the Number of Backlinks I Have?

You can do this through your Google Webmaster Tools account or using a platform such as Majestic SEO, which will also identify where your links are coming from and the anchor text being used.

While you...

Read More

What Makes a Good Keyword?

There is no definitive answer to what makes a good keyword, but there are some pointers that will ensure you're on the right path.

Both broad and targeted keywords could be good for your website. There...

Read More

How Many People are Searching for my Keyword?

Obviously, the answer to this question depends on your industry and what your keywords are, so we'll focus on how you can find the answer instead.

The first thing you can do is use our own keyword rese...

Read More

Increase your sales - get a FREE quote

Our clients, and what they say