Category Archives: Search Engine Optimzation News

57% of traffic is from tablets and smartphones

Our inditial response to this title is - Duh! It’s been over two years since Google announced that mobile searches had exceeded desktop queries. At a recent press event, a Google speaker casually said that the “vast majority” of search queries are now mobile. However, this is not official and wasn’t affirmed by spokespeople. In…
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Why CloudFlare?

The Short Answer Pulse Media Solutions has recently (September 2017) started incorporating the use of a third party company called Cloud Flare. So what is Cloud Flare? What does it do? Why do you use it? Cloudflare protects and accelerates any website online. Once your website is a part of the Cloudflare community, its web…
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Google warns webmaster about un-secure forms

Have forms, login fields and other input sections on your HTTP website? Chrome is going to mark them as not secure. Recently, Google sent email notifications via Google Search Console to site owners that have forms on web pages over HTTP. These pages will be marked as not secure in Chrome starting in October 2017.…
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Top 5 Search Engines

It should be obvious to anyone that uses the internet who the #1 and #2 search engines are. You might be surprised by 3, 4 and 5... The list below contains the most popular search engines currently available, ordered by most to least popular in the US. The ranking is according to eBiz, it’s in…
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Is Google still king?

This is a question that is best answered by "proof in the pudding". Search Engine Watch published an article in 2016 estimated that Google search engine is used 1.6 BILLION times a month. Coming in a not even close second is Bing with an estimated 400 million uses per month. Amazing to us was that…
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What is Organic SEO?

There are two types of Search Engine Optimization - Organic and Paid. Organic means that it's more natural, thus the name Organic, while Paid means that you ... well ... DIRECTLY pay for it. Organic SEO services are still usually paid for, however your paying for the optimization of your content and not for the…
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Deadly Sins of Content Marketing

Not Doing Proper Keyword Research Few content marketers believe keyword research is only about keywords and search results. In reality, keyword research is a tool for planning your content in a strategic manner. It's still amazing how many marketers don't conduct keyword research and instead market based on gut feeling and instinct. They use guesswork…
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Google penalizes mobile sites using sneaky redirects

Google has warned multiple times to webmasters about tricking mobile users and redirecting them to another website. Google feels this is an important part of their efforts to fight spam. They know this style of trickery frustrates users and to combat that issue they will take action on these sites. Sneaky redirects are never a…
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SEO Periodic Table – Personal

Country What country is someone located in? For obvious reasons the country of the searcher plays a role in the results they see from the search engines. Someone searching in China or London won't see the same results and someone searching from the United States or Australia. Each country has it's own governing bodies too…
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