OK… so finally I have decided to talk about NEGATIVE SEO and I bet as soon as this gets published I will get comments and emails that will tell me: GAB GAB GAB YOU ARE WRONG… Negative SEO doesn’t exist mate…
Well… here we go:
If there is one thing that you can rely on in the SEO game, it’s for Google to not only pull the rug from under you, but also to change the furniture whilst you’re at it. For the most part that is understandable – it’s their job to get the search engine results they want, and it’s our job to get the ones we want.
But that doesn’t mean that every update they do is a good idea for users or SEO practitioners alike. And the latest raft of changes to the SEO environment rather stress that point for us. They went gave the elephant in the room tusks.
Google is broken.
It broke based on greed.
Greed to protect brands. Greed to get more advertisers. Yep… I know what you think: Google is Good and Google want’s more quality. But you know what? you are wrong. Google is simply so confused about “how to protect their market” they are going down hill…… fast….
So Google de-indexed almost all the blog networks out there and clearly this was a big shock (for some people ) in the SEO community. Mainly the shock was for people whos revenue, ranking and “business model” depended on this mercenary link networks. And by mercenary, I mean any system that’s it’s only purpose is one: Increase ranking.
You see the problem of something like BMR (one of the networks that was de-indexed) is that the whole concept is one:
Ok… so now that I’m back from Fiji… it’s time to talk about WordPress SEO. Are you kids ready?
Those who are looking to improve their websites by taking the SEO approach will need to consider WordPress and all of that it has to offer.
Although you may be currently undecided with regards to which type of software you wish to use; however WordPress can be an excellent choice. Read More
Ok… disclaimer: I don’t love Joomla as much as many web designers out there… but still… for those who are involved in SEO work will want to know as much as possible about Joomla and all of the benefits which are associated with it.
When you are going about trying to improve your methods of search engine optimization, it will be important explore all of the different things which Joomla will be able to offer. One of the best things about Joomla is the fact that it is an open source application and is therefore free of charge, so you will not have to spend any more money that is necessary when trying to drive traffic to your websites. Read More
I believe Google it’s like a 5 year old boy and many of my customers think in the same way Google does…
Ooops… so that means that many of my SEO customers are like a 5 year old????
Well…before you think I’m calling them childish… read this post
Today my oldest son… gave me an amazing lesson.
Here it goes. Read More
Researching the current state of affairs both internally (in your business and website), as well as understanding your competitors and what they are doing, is the first step to effective and successful website SEO.. and this is usually what I do with my customers before we start Read More
Ohhh god… I did it. My first video blog. Yep… very amateur… yep… bad camera operator…. yep… not great “sound effects”. Anyway.. my first video blog. If you like it and you want me to post more “vblogs” . Let me know. I need some encouragement I’m a bit of a camera-shy-SEO-nerd – Enjoy Read More
It is quite important for everyone involved in this weird industry, in this business of developing online presence to have a full grasp not only of their own business, but also of the competition. Similarly too, it is critical that the person ultimately responsible for your website’s SEO really understand the technical details behind your website arquitecture and structure. Read More
While SEO is not rocket science, it can initially seem daunting to the new website owner, or the future SEO practitioner, professional or webmaster.
Thankfully though, with a bit of effort and planning, anyone can successfully SEO their website. Read More