Bulk Image Link Spam Going Un-detected?

I was asked earlier whether using badges for building links is a good idea. Its certainly not a new concept, enterprising SEO’s (myself included) had used this technique, or...

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Beginners SEO – Ignore the FUD!

Imagine it’s the first day you’ve ever studied¬†SEO   There are as many SEO blog posts as there are opinions, and as the saying goes, everyone’s got one. Over...

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Google Removing Exact Match keywords

  UPDATE: Enough people have argued that Google aren’t removing Exact Match Keywords, so I’ve put together possibly the least attractive infographic you’ll see this year:   Original post...

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Free SSL Certificates (for SEO?)

  Google’s recent announcement that SSL certificates are a ranking factor has created a bit of a rush to get sites secured. Lets be perfectly clear for just a...

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Linkdex Thinktank: Travel Marketing

Last year I was asked to keynote a Linkdex Thinktank in London, on the future of travel marketing. Specifically I looked at what we’re doing as an industry in...

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Sorry: Negative SEO Does Exist

UPDATE: Please check the end of this post for some final notes, following communications with Google. Rand Fishkin published a post yesterday saying: “webmasters are forced to police their...

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