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How to optimise for Google Products

Right. Firstly; please be gentle with me. As you will be aware in three words time, this is my first ever blog post. A surprising fact when you take into account how long I have worked at Verve Search, especially having sat next to the bloglific Sam Murray and Lisa Myers for the majority of... More


SEO Wars Spoof Videos – from “back in the day”

I'm officially back to work in a few weeks and we just had a a team meeting, one of the things we talked about was doing more "fun stuff", and naturally we started talking about the "good old days" with Rebecca and Joe (we miss you guys). When I was Head of Search at Base One we did a few Star Wars... More


Search Engine Optimisation Best Practise Guide

We are proud to announce that Verve Search was approached to write the "SEO Best Practise guide" for B2B Marketing Magazine this year. After a lengthy writing and editing process, ample amount of blood, sweat and tears (all included in the price) we are happy to say that the SEO Best Practise Guide... More


21 Secrets to Improve Website Conversion Rates

After recently attending the SES 2010 conference I have finally found the time to upload my blogpost on Brian Eisenberg session on How to Increase Conversion Rates. It was a great session by Brian and I hope you take as much from the tips as I did. Everyone loves a secret. Some people keep... More


WIN a place at our 1 Day SEO Training Course

We are turning 1 year on the 28th January, and to celebrate we are giving away 2 places to our SEO Training Course.  Worth £499 per place! Interested in the chance of WINNING a place at the SEO Training Course on the 28th Jan, 2010? ALL you need to do is FOLLOW us on Twitter AND retweet the... More


A4U Expo – Lisa Myers “Beyond Linkbaiting” Presentation

I promised I would share my presentations from A4U so here's the first installment. On Day1 of A4U Expo I spoke on the panel "Beyond Linkbaiting" with Kelvin Newman from Site Visibility and Dixon Jones from Receptional (and MajesticSEO). I very much enjoyed speaking on link development as it's a... More


How to Track your Google Local Listing

Did you know women talk more than 15% more than men every day? Men smiling at that figure now should stop as 8% of you never cleaned your teeth this morning.  Welcome to the wonderful world of statistics. They give us an insight and a clearer indication of how successful our marketing campaigns... More


Video Optimisation – VSEO Video

We have previously covered Video Search Engine Optimistaion (VSEO)  but below is a video filmed at a recent B2B Marketing Search event where a line of marketers (and 1 Googler) was asked to give their opinion on Video Optimisation and the benefits of using video content within your website and on... More


Google retracts accreditation of SEO Course

A few weeks back I was confirmed as the tutour for Reed Learning's new SEO Course starting this autumn. I was excited and honoured, especially since the course was included in Reed Learning's new  Google Marketing Academy series. The Academy was promoted both by Google and Reed Learning, all... More


SEO Training Course

EDIT: GOOGLE has just retracted the accreditation of this course. The course will STILL GO AHEAD but is NOT associcated with Google.  Instead this course is in association with Verve Search and Reed Learning. I have just been confirmed as the tutor for Reed Learning's SEO Course this autumn! The... More