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Alternatives to Intrusive Adverts

You might have missed it, but Google is going to start cracking down on Intrusive Interstitials in the coming months. Don't believe us? Research has shown that 68% of search users want to block a website for using too much intrusive advertising. We're definitely one of...

Google Penguin 4.0 update preparation

Google Penguin 4.0 Preparation

You might not want to pick up a Penguin anymore. The new Google Penguin 4.0 update is just around the corner, featuring new and (you could argue) improved upgrades. Think of it like the Terminator, just in Penguin form. The way this new Penguin update differs...

What is Barnacle SEO - What is Barnacle SEO?

What is Barnacle SEO?

If you are in an industry that has a first page of Google dominated by large directory site listings, then Barnacle SEO could be the solution you’ve been looking for. Now, Barnacle SEO isn’t a new thing. It’s the term coined by Will Scott of Search Influence waaay back in...

331 - Google Panda 4.2 is rolling out

Google Panda 4.2 is rolling out

Over the past 10 days I’ve been noticing some dramatic shifts on keyword ranking across all of our sites. I don’t mean the usual mid-monthly, ‘Google Dance’, I’m talking keywords flying in from nowhere to the first page of Google, hanging around for a day...

279 - Google launches new Doorway Page Algorithm Penalty

Google launches new Doorway Page Algorithm Penalty

Google has announced that it will shortly be rolling out a new algorithm update, this time targeting doorway pages on websites. Describing it as a, ‘Ranking Adjustment’ to the already existing doorway page classifier, this change will target pages that exist purely to increase a...