Written by Adam

October 28, 2016

On August 21st, 2013 wrote on the subject of SEO.

How to Check a Link is Live (and Scrape It’s Anchor Text) Using Google Docs »

I’ve been using Google Docs to keep track of links built to client sites and to track the progress of any link removal work. Occasionally I’ve noticed links have either been removed, the linking page no longer exists, or the links reported in that incredibly useless ‘sample link report’ are wrong. As SEOs/link builders/content marketers/inbound […]

On May 22nd, 2012 wrote on the subject of Industry News,SEO.

The Non-SEO Guide to The Penguin Update »

There has been a lot of discussion around the search marketing industry over the past few weeks thanks to what many consider to be a pretty major update released by Google. There has been a lot of speculation that has followed with some good and not-so-good advice as a result. With all of this information […]

On March 7th, 2012 wrote on the subject of Industry News,Off Topic,SEO.

Does Google Places Trust Their Citation Sources Too Much? »

Barry from Search Engine Roundtable posted an interesting find from a Google Webmaster Central forums post. The OP pointed out that PC World (a leading electronics chain in the UK) is ranking with “Mothercare” (a leading baby/parenting chain in the UK) as it’s title in search results for the term ‘PC World teeside park’:   […]

On February 22nd, 2012 wrote on the subject of Industry News,Off Topic,Social Media.

Google+ Demographics: A Look at the Top 5 Countries Using Google Plus »

There’s been a lot of debate recently about the possible success (or failure?) of Google+. Google themselves have been a little cagey when it comes to giving information on their userbase, and whilst Larry Page boasted 90 million users globally, Larry didn’t quite explain their metrics in their entirety, as this post from Forbes showed. Last week […]

On December 6th, 2011 wrote on the subject of Industry News,SEO.

SEO Industry Survey Results [Infographic] »

A few weeks ago we asked a few folks on Twitter to complete a short (okay, maybe not that short) 22 question survey, looking specifically at the business side to working in SEO. We asked the all important questions, including: Where are you based? What kind of business are you? How many people work in […]

On October 27th, 2011 wrote on the subject of Industry News,Online Marketing,Pay Per Click.

Google AdWords: Updated Focus on Quality Score »

Earlier this month Google announced changes to the importance Google AdWords places on Quality Score, which is likely to affect a number of advertisers. Based on tests carried out in Brazil, Spanish-speaking Latin America, Spain and Portugal, Google’s Adam Juda announced that the update will be rolled out globally over the coming weeks. The update […]

On October 20th, 2011 wrote on the subject of E-commerce,Online Marketing,SEO.

Google Trusted Stores »

Trusted Stores is an ecommerce certification program that Google launched early in October. The idea behind the program is that it will give people more assurance in buying from online retailers. At the moment the program is still in beta those ecommerce stores that attain Google qualification will be able to add a badge to […]

On October 20th, 2011 wrote on the subject of Online Marketing,Online PR,Reputation Management.

Review Sites- How to Deal with Negative Comments »

When it comes to setting up and establishing a local business, there are a number of milestones. Getting your business letterhead, a merchant bank account and customers who aren’t family members, are just some of the hurdles that spring to mind. As soon as your business has grown sufficiently to warrant a mention on Google […]