Category Archives: Google

How to Speed up a WordPress Site

screenshot of our own load times from the uk

WordPress is rapidly becoming the CMS of choice for pretty much everyone.  According to w3Techs, by the end of 2018 over 60% of CMS based sites were using it, which means it accounts for over a third of all websites!  The only real problem we often see with WordPress installations is the speed, it’s not […….]

How do I Find Out what Google Knows about ME?

google takeout data backup screen

Pretty much everyone uses Google, from our Gmail accounts and browsing behaviour through to Calendars, Contacts, Youtube and Photographs there is a lot of data they potentially hold on you, me and all the other Google users around the world. Whilst this is generally beneficial for everyone involved, such as delivering tailored SERP’s and providing […….]

Updated Webmaster Guidelines from Google

New Google Webmaster Guidelines for 2012 At long last Google have updated their guidelines for webmasters (seo’s, internet marketers and anyone else who owns or manages a website), it’s been a long time coming but now they have there is much clearer explanation on most points, and a much better description of Rich Snippets. If […….]

Google Chrome Gains Pace

Chrome overtakes Firefox for the first time In just 2 years Googles new web browser Chrome has made a significant impact on the average internet users browser of choice. Back in November of 2009 Google Chrome was just launching and had around the same market share as Safari and Opera, each accounting for around 3%, […….]