Back in March, Google let us know that page speed is a factor in how your website ranks. It’s not the most critical factor, but as Google aims to give users the best experience possible, so they keep coming back, part of that means getting answers to user questions quickly. So if your website is … Read moreHow to speed up your website with simple tools and boost your search rankings
When we think about branding, we often confuse the idea with spending a lot of money on marketing and promotion. It’s easy to see how it could involve a lot of money when we look at the lengthy process large corporations go through to make their brand the go-to for a particular product or service. When you … Read moreHow to do small business low-budget branding
Skate-Parts.Com has been maintaining a blog for some time now. While this is a powerful tool in its own right, the latest posts were not being displayed on the front page. Placing the latest blog posts, either just the titles or the summaries, on the home page and if possible on other pages such as in the sidebar … Read moreThe Power Of Blogs on Your Home Page
What is Google’s PageRank system? Google has developed a system that allocates a score between 0 and 10 to every website on the internet. This is known as PageRank and can be very useful in determining the online importance and impact of any website. When the Google Spider (the robot that crawls the internet to … Read moreWhat’s Google’s PageRank All About?
In part 1, we had a look at making sure your website is actually indexed by search engines, and then leveraging the power of Google Maps. In part 2, we looked at a number of directories and how they can be used to not only provide a place for people to find you in, but … Read moreBecome the centre of attention – Part three – Links
2008 has been a great year, despite the challenges that many of us have faced with the financial crisis and reduced consumer spending around the world. However, when times get tough, we innovate and improve. So for the start of 2009, I would like to have a look at what you can do yourself for … Read moreBecome the centre of attention – Part one – Google and Google Maps
A website says a lot, but what does it say to anyone that is searching for it? Do they even consider looking at your website? Getting your website indexed by search engines such as Google, Yahoo and Microsoft Live is one thing, but making sure they list what you want them to list is just … Read moreWhat does your website say when you search for it?
Google Chrome is the surprise open-source web browser from Google that was launched in beta form at the start of the month. Chrome has a clean, minimalist interface and incorporates a lot of interesting features and benefits, some already available in other browsers, some not. From a design perspective, adding another browser that has the potential … Read moreWhat is Google Chrome and how does it compare to other browsers?