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  • 6 years ago

    Google Local Listings Integrating with Organic & Going PPC

    Ryan, one of our rockstar SEO consultants has just spent all morning writing a new BC blog post about the imminent changes in how Google displays local listings. In particular, how they’re fully integrating local listings into the organic results (no longer as a separte panel) and introducing a PPC model for the top positions. […][...]

  • 6 years ago

    Professional SEO Site Audit only $199… by Amazon?

    From a Tim Critchlow re-tweet it seems that Alexa (aka Amazon) have produced a site auditing tool that produces reports covering: Reachability Onsite Links Robots.txt Redirects Server Errors Reputation Anchor Text Broken Links Duplicate Content META Tags ??? low word count (aka supplimental fodder) image ALT attributes Session ID’s Too many links Image descriptions (alt […][...]

  • 6 years ago

    Mark Rushworth Gimped!

    A few weeks back the BC team had a day out at a photo shoot. It was all fun and frolicks the end result being we wanted to avoid becoming a faceless SEO agency and add some personality into our online profiles. If you want to see the resulting page and find out about key […][...]

  • 6 years ago

    Great News for Paid Links Buyers

    About 3 months ago I had a re-shuffle on my site where i did a bit of housekeeping. This resulted in my removing lots of links to past clients in an attempt to make the blog more focused on its key topic, SEO. 3 months on most of the backlink reports produced for these sites […][...]

  • 6 years ago

    &pws=0 Firefox Plugin

    If you’re like me and are forever apending your searches with the query string addition &pws=0 to ensure that you’re seeing googles unfiltered, unpersonalised results then you probably need this plugin. Close Firefox, unzip it and run the EXE. Now and forever more searches will be appended with &pws=0 automatically. JOY! Credit Michael Duz[...]

  • 6 years ago

    Google Keyword Tool Abandons Long Tail

    Marty has confirmed that the ubiquatous Google Adwords Keyword Tool now no longer shows long and medium tail terms. This is pretty damaging for SEO’s who often rely on this tool for keyword research and as a way of gaining insight into a market. Luckily Marty has put together a list of alternative tools for […][...]

  • 6 years ago

    Google SERPS Update 7 October 2010

    Anyone else noticed todays SERPS change which may be limited to the UK results (unconfirmed) it seems that deep-linking has been devalued, and anchor text too. The trend seems to be more brand focused tho im having difficulty in seeing how some brand sites are ranking for some unbranded terms when the main site doesnt […][...]