Have Google Launched a Covert War on SEO?

October 31, 2010

“Knowledge is Power” – and Google certainly have both to use.. Everybody who knows the cliche “knowledge is power” and works in the SEO field knows how true that is in this job, for without an accurate picture we are effectively working blind. For  a long time now, various elements of the webmaster and SEO [...]

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GEO SEO Revisited & SXO Testing Update

September 17, 2010

So almost two years ago now, way back in Dec 2008, as part of the ongoing experiments and testing on our site, we assigned a UK geo-target to seoibiza.com inside Google Webmaster tools. The site is hosted in the US and so until that point had always been stronger there than the UK, in fact [...]

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Google Instant – Does It Matter At All?

September 13, 2010

So now all the hubub and melodrama about Google instant has died down a bit and we’ve a little time to have a play with it, to watch traffic on various sites, read a few more sensible articles,  its all starting to seem like a lot of fuss about nothing at this point. Firstly, as [...]

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SXO :: Search Experience Optimization?

September 11, 2010

Disclaimer – please be aware this blog post uses “adult” words, if you are less than age 13, or any kind of easily upset adult it is probably best you  leave now. Heh, so no we’re not changing our job description to SXO but the sudden appearance of this term does give us a prime [...]

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Google Instant – “The Death of SEO” or SEO Reborn?

September 8, 2010

So Google’s latest bombshell today is truly heavy artillery. Today we can see the true power underneath the hood of Caffeine, and it’s pretty impressive, and once everybody’s used to it it may well change the face of search as we know it… Or, it may push lots of users away to the new Bing [...]

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PPC Case Study – “More Sales Please”

August 23, 2010

So following on from the onsite optimization example a couple of posts back, we thought we’d share some PPC happenings that we’ve got going on too.  As this campaign was already profitable, the brief was simply: “more sales – I’m happy to spend more, I just want to sell as much as possible.” We took [...]

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Microsoft & Yahoo Make a Baby

August 17, 2010

A Tweet from @phil_nash made us chuckle a couple of days ago Welcome to the new decade: Java is a restricted platform, Google is evil, Apple is a monopoly and Microsoft are the underdogs.. But his timing was pretty good, just in time for the underdogs to bite back. The much vaunted Microsoft / Yahoo [...]

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Does Onsite SEO Alone Work?

August 15, 2010

This is a question we get asked a surprising amount.  – The image below should answer that, this is the one month period since the changes were cached. This was one of those slightly more nerve wracking jobs, a small business seo project where the site already ranks pretty well, already at #4 for the [...]

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SEO Mayday – Did Google Break Your Long Tail?

July 19, 2010

So Google Caffeine has been *officially* live for a little while now, and for most people there doesn’t seem to have been too much effect, either positive or adverse.  However some sites have been hit quite badly by what we were watching  rollout which was the Mayday update that was just *prior* to Caffeine.  Here’s [...]

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Ibiza Business Web Advertising

July 17, 2010

So this is a project we’ve been toying with the idea of for a good while now, but have  thus far stayed away from because it might upset some of the long-time local’s gravy trains quite badly. As the majority of our work is now non-Ibiza based there didn’t seem to be any point putting [...]

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SEO Testing & Updates

July 11, 2010

So here’s how the SEO Scotland tests are shaping up at one week in.. We want to repeat that we are just testing here, anyone who is actually looking for SEO help with their website, our recommendations of local companies are on the SEO Scotland page linked to just above here. The red squares are [...]

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“FlashWordPress” – whats that all about then?

July 2, 2010

Anybody who knows us knows that we love WordPress..  Flash,  not so much.. The Flash SEO help-page on the main site is actually one of our most Google-trafficked pages, there’s a surprising amount of people out there wanting to know how to SEO their Flash websites and with good reason as it’s still pretty hopeless [...]

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Is Google Caffeine Live Now?

April 16, 2010

It seems like an absolute lifetime has passed by since Google first announced Caffeine back in August and a “sandbox” where people could test it. We had a quick look here and made a few more Caffeinated observations here. And everybody’s been waiting for it ever since, with a few, in fact several “is it [...]

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Eco Friendly SEO

April 12, 2010

No, it’s not an attempt to outrank MC’s post from Dec 2005 in an undercover “Age vs Freshness factor” experiment, the thought never occurred to us (honest guv) It’s a pretty little site we’ve just taken on, with a good business idea, who we think are going to do very well. They’re London’s first eco [...]

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Posicionamiento Web Ibiza – Diseño Web SEO – es.seoibiza.com

March 29, 2010

“Posicionamiento web Ibiza” ..is what we do, “Consultor SEO” is what we are We also do diseño web seo y diseño web Ibiza, mainly. A while back at one point we nearly bought the .es version of our domain, but never got round to it, and then a little while ago was (not all that) [...]

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Moby @ Space Ibiza 2009

March 18, 2010

We’ve been waiting for this one for soo long now, back since the hazy days of Summer 09, it’s going to be SOO big, and it’s finally here…  ..  global superstar DJ / Producer Moby, rocking the Discoteca at Space Ibiza in late Summer 09. Dancetrippin.tv are just going from strength to strength, they’re off to [...]

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