New Office 2015

New Office 2015

This week we have moved into our new office space and as a result I have become a little sentimental, looking back on where it all started and where I have come. I have worked in the web industry since 1999, for various different agencies and “in house”, in 2012 I...
Mobilegeddon What’s All The Hype About?

Mobilegeddon What’s All The Hype About?

By now the Google mobile update which has been dubbed “Mobilegeddon” should be well and truly being rolled out… or is it? I tweeted out this morning to see if anybody was reporting changes in the mobile rankings, but nobody came back to me, not one person! As you can...
13 Questions To Ask During An SEO Audit

13 Questions To Ask During An SEO Audit

So, it’s Friday the 13th February tomorrow, so here are 13 important questions to answer about every page on your website. Negative answers might mean there may be a problems with the SEO or User Experience offered by a specific page. Asking these questions during an...
How To Write RSS Feeds Manually

How To Write RSS Feeds Manually

What is an RSS Feed? RSS stands for “really simple syndication” and is basically a special type of XML document. RSS Feeds are generally used to provide content used for syndication across the web, the most common use for RSS was by the news agencies who would provide...
The SEO Link Removals Process

The SEO Link Removals Process

The world of SEO has changed dramatically over the last 12 months… Some would say even longer! With Google becoming more and more aggressive with their penalties and their algorithm updates, the job of an SEO Consultant has become extremely difficult. But as the...

The Web Design Group Is Growing!

You May or may not know that I am the MD of The Web Design Group, a web design company based in Ilkeston Derbyshire. This last 6 months have been pretty hectic to say the least, the company has seen a phase of expansion going from just myself and Matt Porter to a...

PPC Guide- What is Pay-Per-Click Advertising?

Pay-per-click is a type of marketing where advertisers pay a search engine website such as Google or Bing every time their ad is clicked. Although a simple concept, the process of creating a successful pay-per-click (PPC) advertising campaign is tricky and can require...