How To Fix Soft 404 Errors In WordPress – An Important Change You Need To Make

WordPress SEO

In this post I’m going to outline a very important SEO (search engine optimisation) flaw that’s affecting hundreds of thousands of WordPress installations around the world, and more than likely yours too. This is a flaw that could be drastically hindering your search engine rankings, meaning your website will be getting a lot less visitors than it probably should be getting. Thankfully I have a simple fix for you that will have it remedied in under 5 to 10 minutes.… Continue reading

How Often Should You Post On Your Blog?

Laptop Blog

Whenever I talk to people about blogging one of the most common questions I’m asked is “how often should I blog?”, so I figured I’d use that as the topic for today’s post to answer the question once and for all. You see when I started out I asked the question myself – and I found a ton of different answers. Some people told me I needed to blog daily & others told me blogging daily was overkill… Some people… Continue reading

SEO Tips & Tricks For Bloggers That Will Make You Rich

SEO

In this post I’m going to share with you some of my personal SEO tips & tricks that I’ve used to allow me to generate enough a full time income from the internet. By optimising your blog so that it positions well in search engines you’ll be able to drive a consistent truckload of traffic through to your site, and as you know more traffic = more money. Just a few small changes could send your posts rocketing right up… Continue reading

How I Recovered From Penguin 3.0 Without Waiting Around

Recover From Penguin

In this post I’m going to share with you the exact method that I used to bring my rankings back on not just one, but two websites that were smashed by the Penguin 3.0 update around October 17-18th 2014. It’s the 26th of November as I write this post so that means it’s took me just over a month to fully regain my rankings. A month may still seem like quite a while to be losing traffic but when Penguin… Continue reading

How to quickly recover from Penguin 3.0

Penguin Recovery

** Click here to see how I recovered! ** If you’ve been hit by the Penguin algorithm just like I have then you’ll be trying to look for a method to recover, but not just any method – a method to recover as quickly as you can. Recovering from Penguin is all about removing bad backlinks to your website. Providing you fully remove the links and don’t just rely on a disavow then you can potentially see an increase in… Continue reading

Google Penguin 3.0 Update Confirmed

Penguin

Yesterday Google confirmed that they had released the latest update to the Penguin algorithm, though I’m a little concerned about their methods of communicating algorithm updates as they apparently made their announcement via a private email to Barry Schwartz, a SEO blogger… It’s not April fools yet is it Barry? With rumors of the Penguin update coming followed shortly by SERPs looking these, I don’t think we really needed any official confirmation to let us know what happened: There doesn’t… Continue reading

Recovering from Google Penguin 3.0 update in 2014

Google Penguin Twitter Feed

** Click here to see how I recovered! ** I was laid in bed enjoying a nice Saturday morning lie in earlier today when I happened to randomly check one of my SERPs on my mobile, only to my amazement my site was no longer there. I was panicking, and checked another keyword… Same story, my site was no longer there! By this point I’d flew out of my bed and was looking somewhat like Sheldon Cooper in that picture… Continue reading

Does Adwords have an impact on SEO?

Adwords SEO Benefits

In the past the number of links that pointed to your website was one of the biggest factors as to where your site positioned itself within the SERPs. Nowadays things have changed and I’ve seen sites with less than 5 backlinks sitting on page 1 in amongst authority sites with thousands. Google are looking at the bigger picture and taking into consideration a lot more factors than they previously did. One of those factors is how users engage with the… Continue reading

Google Penguin update’s coming and there’s nothing you can do about it

Penguin

Update 18/10/2014: The Google Penguin update is here. ** Click here to see how I recovered! ** For those who don’t know what the Penguin algorithm is, it’s basically something that Google implemented back in 2012 which aims to detect unnatural backlinks to a site. Penguin is probably one of the most feared algorithm updates by SEO’ers because the damage can be very long lasting. Unlike other alogrithms such as Panda which frequently refreshes, Penguin doesn’t – in fact it’s… Continue reading

Don’t build backlinks to falling pages – it’s a trap!

Mouse Trap

With Panda 4.1 just being rolled out a lot of people will have no doubt started noticing certain pages on their website slipping down the ranks. Hopefully the majority of you have seen gains, but I’d imagine that if your sat reading this post then that’s probably not the case & your instead frantically looking for ways to fix your rankings. Sadly many people have begun taking the approach of building links to these pages that are sliding down the… Continue reading