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…

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…

Google Releases Possible Algorithm Updates

Matt Cutts released a video yesterday May 13, 2013 describing possible outcomes of the new Algorithm update. This is new territory for Google, as they have never described algorithm updates prior to it rolling out. Cutts mentioned these changes to be happening in the next couple of months during the Summer of 2013, “it should be…

“Online reviews are the ticket to making that sale, they can make or break your business”

Engaging customers via social media a is largely important piece of your online marketing strategy, but just as important is online reviews. According to Search Engine Land, “Approximately 72% of consumers surveyed said that they trust online reviews as much as personal recommendations, while 52% said that positive online reviews make them more likely to use a local business.” Reviews play a…