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Are You Prepared for Google’s Mobile-Friendly Algorithm?

15.4.2015 by Guest

With the majority of the UK population now owning a smartphone, devices and the increased capabilities that they now offer have become an integral part of our lives. Daily tasks such as checking a bank balance, making an online purchase, or keeping up to date with friends via social media, are made easy and addictive with a smartphone. As a result of this growing trend, on the 21st of April Google will be rolling out its “Mobile Friendly” algorithm to help mobile users find more mobile-friendly content. In this blog Jon Southall from Digital Marketing company SOZO explains what this means for you,…

The Demise of Yahoo Search

3.8.2011 by Jenn Granger

Do you remember the early days of mass internet? Using search engines such as Ask, Lycos, Excite, Yahoo, Netscape and Alta Vista? The excitement of a whole new world through your computer? Of these, Yahoo took the early lead and…

Marketing gap between search and traditional

2.7.2010 by Mother Superior

At the start of last month I did a talk for Network Northwest about incorporating online marketing into your overall strategy. I was intrigued to see that the feeling around the room was that social networking, search, blogging and video…

Google Confirms Faster Sites Rank Higher

13.4.2010 by Dick Branston

Supporting what we have long known at City Tower, Google has followed up comments made by Matt Cutts in November by confirming that site speed is now a ranking factor in its SEO algorithm. According to a blog post published…

Can Facebook Threads Enhance Google’s Offering?

12.10.2009 by Dick Branston

Google recently added forum results to its search listings. The aim is to include more social media in its results mix. But is it a good idea? Well they say variety is the spice of life and it terms of…

UKFastTrack Deadline Looms

17.8.2009 by Dick Branston

UKFast's contest to find the next big ebusiness will soon kick-off and this means that the deadline for applications is rapidly approaching. Anyone with a great idea for an online business can get the chance to benefit from six months…

You Need the Love of a Good Google

4.8.2009 by Dick Branston

To be a success online you need many things - a great idea, determination, a little capital etc. But top of your list has to be Google Love. Trying to grow an online business without it would be like trying…

UKFastTrack to Find Next EBusiness Champion

30.6.2009 by Dick Branston

Our exciting competition to help launch the next big online business success has begun in earnest with interest already reaching fever pitch. The UKFastTrack offers budding entrepreneurs a golden opportunity to give their business idea the best possible start by…

UKFast Launches UK’s Fastest Servers at the British Grand Prix

19.6.2009 by Dick Branston

UKFast is at the British Formula 1 Grand Prix today for the first of three days of fun with clients. However, it's not just about enjoying top class motor sport. The fastest racing cars in the world also form the…

Estate Agents Harness Street View

1.4.2009 by Dick Branston

The inevitable tie up between property selling and Google Street View is now with us. I have come across my first press release from an estate agency claiming to have implemented Street View on its website. whitehotproperty.co.uk, "the UK's only…