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@lisadmyers

On Page Optimisation Guide #BrightonSEO

I'm currently speaking at #BrightonSEO,  probably mid way my session by now, the idea was that this blogpost along with the below infographic goes live at exactly the right time. As my session is on "On Page Optimisation and Marketing" I wanted to show you that we do what we preach, and have... More

@ben_holbrook

#BrightonSEO: Video SEO Hacks with Phil Nottingham

Top takeaways from Phil Nottingham's session on Video SEO at BrightonSEO 2013 We're obsessed with video at Verve Search and we's big fans of Phil. He started the talk with an important point to consider: not everyone does Video SEO for the same reasons. Take a second to think about why you do or... More

@SJayatilleke

Goodbye Dear Google Keyword Tool – Welcome Google Keyword Planner

The time has officially come for the good old Google Keyword tool, which was used by SEO professionals and PPC Ninjas. You can say that the reception of the community has been mixed. But Peter’s tweet just spoke out of my soul: ‘The new Keyword Tool is like a new step-parent, that is... More

@MattELindley

7 Ingredients for a Successful Online Competition

It's well-known that online competitions have social benefits for brands, but did you know that they can also be a great part of an SEO strategy? We’ve had success in running giveaways to obtain links from ‘hard-to-get’ websites. The deal is, we run a competition on a third party site,... More

@josiemsampson

How to Increase the PageRank of Your Google+ Profile

 We all know that we should be building our Google+ network but, like a trip to the dentist, most of us just haven’t got around to doing it yet. Increasing our author rank by implementing the rel=author tag is simple enough – but have you ever thought about your PageRank? That’s right;... More

@Martazepol

Create new and great content by recycling

How many times have you struggled in front of a blank page thinking about writing new content for your blog? Let´s be honest. We writers are not  supermen or superwomen and sometimes we need some inspiration. So, let´s change the plan by trying to forget “those new ideas” for a while and... More

@sohaibmsiddique

Don’t Judge a Book by Its PageRank…

My job requires me to be involved in both the technical and content ends of SEO. Regardless of what department you’re working in, you will come across the term PageRank (PR) every single day. Despite what we may tell ourselves, it is still the most tempting indicator to use while analysing the... More

@ruthharrisonrob

How To Find The Keywords For Your Research

How To Find The Key Words For Your Research Regardless of whether you are selling shoes or a marketing agency, the foundations of your success lie here, in the keyword research.  The keyword search is the one tool that determines what people are searching for and how it relates to your brand. In... More

@BiginSEO

ViewState: SEO killer or simply a hidden menace?

We have a client with a site running on asp.net – Microsoft’s proprietary coding system and in a recent audit or their website, we discovered that many of the pages were of massive weight, although on the surface there doesn’t seem to be much there to make up such huge file sizes. Looking... More

@ciaranoliver

Speed: How it can improve your working life

Speed I thought that I’d share some observations about online marketing and speed: basically, the relationship between the two and how you can inject speed into your daily process. Speed matters.  If you’re not getting things done quickly then your content isn’t getting online quickly and... More