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Google Instant Search: Fast, Efficient, Necessary?

By sam@growthworx.com.au | Jun 17, 2020 | 0 Comments

As quick and efficient as Internet searches already were (even a few years ago) Google Instant Search came along as an effort to make the process move more quickly. In its simplest terms, this technology is designed to take viewers to the desired content before they finish typing the search term or keyword. Individuals certainly …

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Google Webmaster Tools

By sam@growthworx.com.au | Jun 17, 2020 | 0 Comments

Webmaster Tools from Google “provides information and data about the sites you have added to your account. You can use this data to improve how search engines crawl and index your site’s content.” That’s the basic task for this tools application, as described by Google. But is there more to this than what we have …

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Link Building: Art and Science

By sam@growthworx.com.au | Jun 17, 2020 | 0 Comments

Good link building will help push a Web site to the top of popular search engines. The first step is identifying good sites and directories. Why is link building is so crucial to successful Web efforts? Because a successful online effort has to have a network of support. The network that can carry a Web …

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Sitemaps for search engines

By sam@growthworx.com.au | Jun 17, 2020 | 0 Comments

When we see the term “sitemap” we are fairly sure we know what we are dealing with. The term is very descriptive of the job that this online tool is designed to do. But what about sitemaps for search engines? How do they work? In what specific ways can sitemaps help both developers and users? …

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Google Hotpot Service

By sam@growthworx.com.au | Jun 17, 2020 | 0 Comments

Add an ingredient with a decidedly local flavor to an icon of the Internet world and what do you get? Google Hotpot, a new dish that is seemingly a combination of Places and Profiles. What does this new menu item do for us, the user? It helps us find local destinations, like businesses and restaurants. …

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SEO Moves Were Speaking at PeSA Internet Conference on July 2011

By sam@growthworx.com.au | Jun 17, 2020 | 0 Comments

We’re excited to share that John and I will be traveling to Australia to participate in the 5th Annual Internet Conference put on by PeSA and organized by none other than our own Phil Leahy.  John’s doing a session titled Get More Traffic: Link Building and Expert SEO Tactics, aimed at established website owners to learn some of our …

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Google’s +1 Should Make you Pause

By sam@growthworx.com.au | Jun 17, 2020 | 0 Comments

Google’s +1 (pronounced: plus one) button could potentially be another dominant force in the social media world. Google’s infamous failures have included Google Wave, Google Accelerator and Google Answers but when they hit the ball it’s like watching the beautiful Lady Gaga in action. The +1 button is not unlike Facebook’s “Like” button. However, subtle …

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Factors influencing SEO positioning

By sam@growthworx.com.au | Jun 16, 2020 | 0 Comments

We already know that a search engine first collects the list of pages that are on the web and then sorts it according to its algorithm, but what depends on the first ones appearing on Google? There are more than 200 positioning factors that, as its name suggests, make our page appear in one position or another …

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SEO Dictionary

By sam@growthworx.com.au | Jun 16, 2020 | 0 Comments

DiccioSEOnario of the real digital language: we present a complete SEO dictionary with all the terms related to the subject so that you can solve your digital doubts. Within SEO there are many terms and concepts that we need to be clear about when optimizing and positioning our site or project in the best possible way. SEO dictionary with …

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What is SEO and why do I need it?

By sam@growthworx.com.au | Jun 16, 2020 | 0 Comments

Where does the term SEO (Search Engine Optimization) come from? The first search engines emerged in the early 1990s. Until Google appeared in 1996, many were created, including Yahoo. The web boom began. People realized that you could really make money from them. Thus they concluded that they needed to attract traffic. What was the best method of attracting …

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