Avoid These SEO Mistakes and Boost Your Company’s Online Presence

5 SEO TipsNow, that’s a catchy title.

No, it’s not original. In fact, you’ll find many articles touching on a similar topic. Nevertheless, the release of Penguin 2.0 makes any form of SEO advice welcoming.

Once again, a Google algorithm update has many search marketers, web developers, and business owners in frenzy.

As googlebots travel across cyberspace, bent on eliminating web spam off search results pages (SERPS), a race ensues on the backend of websites. Some will definitely be busy doing damage control as clients lose page one rankings. Those fortunate enough to come out on the winning end might pop a champagne cork or two. Continue reading

Bespoke Web Design Project for Hopwood UK

The new Hopwood UK websiteHopwood UK are elite sports performance specialists, offering award winning self defence training with the UK’s leading combat experts.

As well as self defence and martial arts, Hopwood also provide fitness training and sports nutrition advice.

Because their existing website was built in Flash, it was inaccessible from many devices. Continue reading

WordPress Development Project for Fertility Naturally

Fertility Naturally websiteFertility Naturally is a natural fertility programme, which was set up by Caroline Sproule in response to the growing number of clients who achieved successful conception through diet – even where IVF and other methods had failed.

All of the couples who have conceived naturally by following the Nutrition Programme have not only been amazed at only achieving pregnancy within 16 weeks, but also the dramatic improvement in their overall own health as a result of considering their individual food intolerances and making changes to their diet and lifestyle. There has been a 95% success rate to date! Continue reading

WordPress Development Project for Shootin’ Stars

Shootin' Stars new look websiteShootin’ Stars is one of the fastest growing dance schools in the north west.

Based in Warrington, Cheshire and established over a number of years, the school has in excess of 300 students enrolled.

Classes include Ballet, Tap, Zumba, Street Dance and Cheerleading classes, which are available to adults and children alike. Continue reading

WordPress Development Project for Forever Fabulous

Forever Fabulous websiteVictoria Warwick-Jones, aka Forever Fabulous, is a Beauty and Spa Therapist based in Redditch, Worcestershire.

Many of Victoria’s clients are business owners or have high-pressure careers, while others are busy juggling a full-time family life. Her priority is to help her clients to look and feel their best, so that they can focus on what they do best. Continue reading

It’s been a busy few months…

I’ve been so busy working on lots of exciting projects that I haven’t had chance to write about any of them!

This post is dedicated to my recent email design projects.

Why have I been so busy developing emails? Well, professional emails enable you to:

  • Increase sales
  • Promote new products & services
  • Drive traffic to your website
  • Build stronger customer relationships

Read on for some of my recent projects… Continue reading

WordPress Theme Development for Stemsations

Web Development Project for Stemsations based in Rugby, WarwickshireMy most recent project was a WordPress theme development project for Stemsations Floral Design.

Sarah McCormack is a talented floral designer based in Rugby, Warwickshire. As a freelance florist with no shop to run, Sarah is able to concentrate on providing her customers with the perfect flowers without the high street price tags. Continue reading

Goodbye WordPress Comment Spam

Stop WordPress comment spam for good

Stop WordPress Comment SpamWordPress comment spam comes in all different shapes and sizes. Sometimes you can tell the comment is spam straight away because it has no relevance to the post, the author name has lots of keywords and/or the comment is full of links. Although it’s annoying to receive lots of these comments, it’s also easy enough to identify them as spam.

The new breed of comment spam

Now how about this new breed of comment spam, which is better disguised? Continue reading

5 Seo Tips For Improved Rankings

SEO Tips For Local Business Websites

5 SEO Tips To Increase RankingsOn Friday I shared some SEO tips with businesswomen at a local networking event in Bromsgrove, which went down really well. Today, I want to share them with you :-)

Search Engine Optimisation (SEO) is the process of improving the position of a website in organic (unpaid) search engine listings.

The tips below will help you to improve your website’s rankings: Continue reading

Error 404 – How To Use Broken Links As A Marketing Tool

A Broken Link Doesn’t Have To Mean A Lost Opportunity

Although you may have checked your website for broken links, your potential customers may still arrive at your website following an incorrectly typed URI. A standard error 404 page – like the one below – will not look anything like your website. Your visitors will most likely take the obvious action – hit the browser’s back button, potentially takeing them away from your website. Continue reading