Are You Ready For the Mobile Update? Mobilegeddon is Here

Alright people, Google is at is again.. If you haven’t heard already, but April 21 is the big day. Google will be implementing some new changes to their algorithm on this day, even though it seems they may have already started applying some of these changes. The bottom line is this; Google will not be…

Facebook design updates

Facebook & Twitter design changes: what you need to know

Facebook and Twitter are continually updating their platforms – but they’re doing more than adjusting algorithms. These days, many of the tweaks implemented by both social media giants have more to do with the design of timelines. Here’s what you need to know – and check into: Facebook Facebook has made some adjustments to the…

Why Every Business Should Be Using Pinterest

So you don’t think your business is “appropriate” for Pinterest? According to Business Insider, Pinterest has over 25 million active users, most of which spend more time on Pinterest than Facebook. Not only are users more prone to conversion on Pinterest but 81% of U.S. online consumers trust information and advice from Pinterest (blogher). Still…

Google Webmaster Tools Adds New Feature

If youhave ever used Google Webmaster Tools for business – you realize how important of a tool it is. About a week ago Google added a new feature within Google Webmaster Tools that will be very affective for many webmasters. Google is now showing webmasters if they have a manual penalty against them. According to…

SEOwhat.com Wins Swing Vote Category in the Hollywood Tagline Competition

Have you been diagnosed by GAUA – otherwise known as Google Algorithm Update Anxiety? We have self diagnosed ourselves after reading the symptoms listed in Hubspot’s, “The Simple Cure for Google Algorithm Update Anxiety” blog post. Think you have been taken over by this medical condition? Symptoms include: headache, upset stomach, nausea, back pain, muscle…

What to Expect When Your Expecting an Algorithm Update | Penguin 2.0 Released

A few clients have been asking if there has been another algorithm update. The answer is ‘yes’. Matt Cutts released on his blog on May 22, 2013, “We started rolling out the next generation of the Penguin webspam algorithm this afternoon (May 22, 2013), and the rollout is now complete. About 2.3% of English-US queries are affected…

Yahoo Purchases Tumblr for $1.1 Billion Dollars, Worth It?

What can $1.1 Billion dollars buy you in 2013? The ever popular social blogging site Tumblr. Tumblr, a 6 year old company with a loyal following of 100 million users, was purchased by Yahoo which was announced Monday May 20, 2013. A formal press conference is supposed to happen later today. This is the largest…