When building a website to rank in Google, it is important to understand some of the main ranking factors used to index your website. We’ve written several articles about Google ranking factors in the past and in this article, we’ll reference some of the main on-page and off-page ranking factors that will help improve your […]

The 1st step in writing the perfect SEO-friendly blog post is to decide what to write about. I like to reflect on frequent questions my clients ask about our services. I often find these can make some of the best blog posts. Otherwise, I may just research the hot topics in my industry and get […]

Why choose WordPress for  better SEO results? WordPress is used by over 26.6% of all the websites that use a content management system (CMS). This equates to a market share of 59.2% according to W3Techs The WordPress CMS can be customized to attract search engines to index your site. Googles main ranking factors can be […]

Google’s search algorithm, also known as Hummingbird is comprised of several parts used to determine the ranking positions in the Google Search Results. Understanding what Google is looking for can help you improve your PageRank. PageRank is a score that Google uses as a ranking signal. So let’s talk about ranking signals. Things such as […]

Optimization for local search is hot. Whereas at one time, web users wanted to gather and get global information, today they increasingly want results that are more personal that literally get them data and information about where they are living. A study cited in Beginners Guide to SEO from SEOmoz’s indicated that 79% of web […]

SEO Companies should be aware that websites that use secure sockets layer (SSL) encryption will receive a slight boost to their Google search ranking. We can confirm that it is improving organic rankings significantly in Google Search results. Keep in mind that Bing organic results may drop slightly if you only use https:// for your site. They don’t […]

SEO is about quality, not quantity. Launching an SEO campaign without first optimizing the website will not produce optimal results. In fact, Google puts a lot of weight on the architecture of the site. We refer to this as the On-Page factor. Having proper code, metatags, content, images, videos, links and security can all be […]