Submit URL to Google

Submit a URL to Google   This feature was announced on Search Engine Land yesterday but seems to have now disappeared from the SERPS altogether.  A search for [Submit URL to Google] or [Submit URL]  seems to both not work anymore and instead we are provided with a couple of search console links.  

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#BrightonSEO Slides 2017

Brighton SEO Speakers and Slides 2017   Speaker Slideshare Decks   Brighton SEO 2016 – What games can teach us about user experience and conversion from Aferdita Pacrami   Reactivating Twitter accounts: proven techniques and methods – BrightonSEO April 2016 from Alexandra Tachalova   A Basic Guide to Server Log Analysis from Andrew Halliday Brighton […]

Google Adds Carousel for Certain Queries

Google have started testing two new features in the SERPs in February.  The first test is a carousel that changes the search query as you click each of the boxes within the carousel.  It seems as though the carousel is designed to breakout the search into its different variations.  Amazingly it seems that I was one […]

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Crawl Budget Optimisation

What is Crawl Budget?   Crawl Budget is the number of pages search engines allocate to crawl different websites.   The number of pages Google crawls depends on the authority of your site.  In an interview with Eric Enge, when asked about Crawl Budget Matt Cutts said: “… the number of pages that we crawl is roughly proportional to […]

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SEO Basics: How can I optimise my site for Google?

Optimising your website for search engines allows you to increase your search rankings for your core keywords.  It enables you to increase the performance of your website, leading to more traffic and hopefully conversions and revenue.  Taking the time to optimise your website properly will enable it to improve its performance over time. Discover below how search engines rank […]

Tesco 302 Redirect old site to new section

Retailweek announced in May that Tesco would  be scrapping the F&F clothing wing of their website located at the address: http://www.clothingattesco.com/.   This isn’t exactly news itself, but how they have now ended the website may have raised a few eyebrows in the SEO community.  The site came to my attention when I noticed the search visibility drop […]