On the subject of SEO

February 12, 2016

On January 6th, 2014 wrote on the subject of Internet Marketing,Online Marketing,SEO,Social Media.

The Daily Mail Thinks You’re a Dribbling Simpleton »

  The Daily Mail Thinks You’re a Dribbling Simpleton “The Daily Mail is a worm-ridden sack of pus, sucking the life out of everything that’s beautiful about our world” – reportedly the opening lines of The Dead Sea Scrolls. That said, they run one of the most successful websites on the internet. Now I’m going […]

On February 14th, 2013 wrote on the subject of Blogging,Internet Marketing,SEO,Social Media.

An Essential Tool for Seeding Your Linkbait – The D.O.G.C.A.T. »

  Linkbait. The One True Love of the Content Makers. That essential tool in the arsenal of online marketer, Linkbait is content designed to attract the attention of other web users by baiting them to link to it (see?). Linkbait isn’t just ordinary content. Blog posts are easy; but making something that your industry will […]

On October 17th, 2012 wrote on the subject of Datadial,Internet,Internet Marketing,Online Marketing,Pay Per Click.

Google adwords: Image search ads »

Topic in question: Google Adwords’ image search ads Are these new? Well yes and no. No technically, since they were originally launched at a Google Search event back in 2010, but to you – yes if you have never used them before, obviously. What are they? In short, they are ads that include images similar […]

On April 20th, 2012 wrote on the subject of Datadial,Industry News,SEO.

Over-optimisation: too much of a “good” thing? »

So, what’s the problem? Nothing, if you haven’t been massively over-zealous about how well optimised your website is. Being vigilant and up to date isn’t a problem, the issue Google is trying to fix relates to those link-fiends who have over-used their ‘white hat’ so much so, that is has turned a miserable shade of […]

On October 25th, 2011 wrote on the subject of Datadial,Internet,Internet Marketing,SEO.

How to ‘Think Link’ »

Image Source | Featured Image Are you aware just how many kinds of links that are relevant to building the Page Rank of your own website? Are you convinced that  mindlessly spamming Joe Bloggs’ blog (see what I did there?  Ha! ;-) ) with comments totally unrelated to the topic at hand, in hopes to receive […]

On August 24th, 2011 wrote on the subject of Datadial,Hosting,Inspiration,Internet,SEO,Software,Usability,Web Technology.

Why your website isn’t as fast as it should be… »

Image source Imagine… …a wheelbarrow in an open field that you drag along every day filling it with this and that – each thing you add to it has some significance and some use. Now imagine you never empty the wheelbarrow. Each day, not only do the things you found the week before now lie […]

On July 8th, 2011 wrote on the subject of Datadial,Inspiration,Off Topic,Online Marketing,Reputation Management,SEO.

5 reasons to blame yourself for a bad SEO experience… »

1. You didn’t explain exactly what it was that you wanted… Did the SEO agency you chose actually understand what it is you do? Did you assume they would? I bet you did! Well that was a rookie error – just because they know SEO, it doesn’t mean that automatically they’ll know all of your […]

On March 25th, 2011 wrote on the subject of Datadial,Inspiration,Internet,Pay Per Click,SEO,Social Media.

What colour hat matches your shoes? »

Ok, this isn’t a post about fashion. If you are familiar with the various SEO techniques that exist, then you might already be familiar with the infamous ‘hats’ and what they all stand for. If you have no idea what I am talking about – you should definitely read on. White Hat SEO White hat […]