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Ten Things Search Engines Look For When Ranking A Site

It’s hard to overstate the importance of search engines in modern life. The number of searches conducted every day worldwide…

How to Assemble Your First Business Plan

A business plan is vital for any new business or entrepreneurial venture to succeed. It outlines how to reach your…

The Benefits Of Being A Freelancer

As Britain’s traditional industries fade away, and the concept of a job for life enters the history books, more and…

The Importance of Canonical URLS

If you haven’t heard of canonical uniform resource locators, you’re not alone. Despite sounding like a religious clothing supplier, this…

How to get reviews and testimonials

In today’s increasingly cynical society, customer reviews have become more influential than ever. From Which? and Trustpilot to TripAdvisor and…

Ten Best WordPress Plugins

Powering a quarter of the world’s websites, WordPress is a hugely popular site construction tool and content management system. Its…

Ensuring Ecommerce Sites Are Safe to Use

Statistics on cybercrime and online fraud make for some frightening reading. Business Email Compromise scams are now targeting 400 different…

WordPress website design trends 2017

Statistics can often become worn out through overuse. Yet the oft-quoted fact that WordPress powers a quarter of the internet’s…

How to increase domain authority

If you haven’t heard of domain authority, you’re missing a trick. As one of the most important SEO benchmarks yet…

Ten ways to increase your website's loading speed

Page loading times are crucial to a website’s success. Search engines factor it into their ranking results, and 40 per…

How to download YouTube videos for your website

Since its first video was uploaded twelve years ago, YouTube has become one of the world’s most visited websites. With…