May 21st 2020

SEO Website Migration – how to do it right & why it’s so important!

One of the most important but often overlooked tasks within SEO is a website migration. If done well, a good migration has the ability to propel your site’s visibility forward. But if overlooked or done poorly, can put you out of business. One size does not fit all, but this post outlines a solid process

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April 15th 2020

Why Google Thinks SEO Is Great For Your Business

Google’s Webmaster Central Blog is one of the foremost resources for web developers who want to ensure their sites are optimised for the search engine’s organic ranking algorithms. When the blog’s writers share best practice tips to help your website reach its intended audience, it’s definitely time to sit up and take notice. That’s why

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March 28th 2019

How To Improve The Speed Of Your Website

Did you know that 80% of people will never return to a ‘slow’ website? We discuss the importance of a fast website with some tips & recommendations on how to improve your site’s speed…

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March 21st 2019

Quick Wins For Schema Mark-Up

Schema mark-up was introduced to improve the way search engines read specific information on a webpage. We discuss some quick wins for implementing schema mark-up on your website…

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March 14th 2019

Top 7 WordPress Plugins For 2019

Plugins are one of the most popular ways to improve and manage any website with a CMS. Our Web Developer, Sam, highlights some of the most essential plugins to implement on your WordPress site in 2019…

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December 18th 2018

How To Write A Killer Blog Title

Ever wondered if your blog title is as good as it could be? Daniel, our Search & Content Executive, shares some of the best practices he follows whilst putting together blog titles…

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October 31st 2018

DuckDuckGo Reaches 30 Million Queries Per Day

DuckDuckGo, the privacy-focussed search engine, recently hit the milestone of 30 million search queries per day. We discuss our take on the news in the latest episode of our Industry Spotlight series…

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September 27th 2018

Easy SEO Tricks For Travel Brands

Every day, millions of people start the search for their next holiday. For most of these people, that search starts with Google. We take a look at some easy SEO tricks to get your travel brand ranking at the top of the search engines…

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August 24th 2018

Google Rolls Out Core Algorithm Update

Recently seen a dip in website traffic? That could be down to Google’s latest core algorithm update at the start of August 2018. We discuss everything you need to know about Google’s ‘Medic’ Update…

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August 17th 2018

House Of Fraser: An Organic Search Disaster

Following thousands of missing orders and an outcry on social media, House of Fraser made the decision to shut down its website and cancel all online orders. On the surface, everything seems to follow best practices, but in reality this has been an organic search disaster…

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August 7th 2018

WordPress: An Introduction To Gutenberg

WordPress recently launched its latest update, 4.9.8, which includes a call-to-action to ‘Try Gutenberg’. In our latest video, the Flaunt Digital CTO, Jamie, gives an introduction to Gutenberg and what you can expect from the new visual editor…

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July 25th 2018

Google Launches Jobs Service In The UK

One of the biggest stories this week has been the launch of Google’s new Jobs service in the UK. We take a look at some of the key areas of the new service and discuss what it could mean for other major job sites…

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May 24th 2018

Content: The Future Of Marketing?

Over the last decade, content marketing has become hugely popular amongst marketers, but it doesn’t seem to be stopping here. We discuss the growing importance of producing high quality content to reach your audience…

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April 26th 2018

Implementing Video With Search In Mind

Have you noticed any SEO benefits from your video content yet? Our CTO, Jamie, shares some tried-and-tested techniques to rank your video higher in the SERPs and looks at some different options for hosting your videos…

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February 7th 2018

Google Optimize Tool Review

Back in 2017, Google launched its website testing & personalisation tool ‘Google Optimize’ – one of the most comprehensive free tools in a very competitive market. Find out if it plays up to expectations in our full review…

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February 5th 2018

What Does The Rise Of Voice Search Mean For Marketers?

The rise in popularity of voice search has been one of the hottest topics in the digital world over the last few years. With the use of voice search increasing at a rapid pace, the Flaunt Digital team discuss what the future of voice search could look like…

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February 3rd 2018

Google Update To URLs On AMP Pages

Google recently announced their decision to return the URLs of AMP pages to the publishers, as opposed to ‘www.google.com/amp’. The Flaunt Digital team discuss some of the implications this update could have…

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February 2nd 2018

The New Google Search Console Update

Do you use Google Analytics? If so, you may have received an email from Google announcing the release of a new design for their search console tool. Here’s what you can expect…

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August 12th 2016

Fix your Google Analytics events in Google Tag Manager

Recently we came across a problem whereby we needed to change a website from using Universal Analytics to using Google Tag Manager (with Google Analytics enabled within). This process is pretty easy and really common, but no one tells you that if you’ve got Universal Analytics events calls scattered throughout your website, these will all break. The

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June 23rd 2016

Google Rich Cards ~ Structured Data Is NOW Even More Important

Structured data is not a new thing, the Schema.org initiative was launched on the 2nd of June 2011 by Google, Yahoo! and Bing. It is a shared vocabulary which provides search engines with more detailed information on web pages, this allows search engines to offer rich experiences within their search results for certain information. You

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June 20th 2016

The importance of technical SEO in an artificial intelligence world

The methodology of the SEO industry has changed, and Google has raised the bar for what it takes to deploy successful SEO campaigns for your clients. It’s time to step up and acknowledge that the old rules no longer apply, let’s look at how you can stay ahead of the curve and why technical SEO is

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June 7th 2016

What does it mean when marketers say “create content”?

“Content is anything that adds value to a reader’s life.” ~ Avinash Kaushik With the growth of content marketing over the last 3-4 years the phrase “create content” has become common among marketers recommending strategies for their clients. This is great and generally it is relevant advice, but what does it actually mean? There are so

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May 24th 2016

How to Enable Google AMP on Your WordPress Site

Now that Google is presenting AMP-enabled (Accelerated Mobile Pages) articles right at the top of UK mobile SERPs, it’s becoming important for content-marketers and blog developers to look into enabling AMP on their websites. The actual location of the AMP articles varies depending on the term (it seems like terms which are currently trending in

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May 5th 2016

Do websites with video rank better for SEO?

As video becomes more and more popular online, brands are asking the question “should we be “doing” video?” The short is answer is “yes”. Video is a great way to tell your story and create engaging content that has the ability to not only grab potential customers attention, but also provides an opportunity for you

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October 9th 2015

SEO Needs A Re-Brand

I have been doing “SEO” for a long time and have been lucky enough to work across a wide range of clients from small business to enterprise level, this means that i have had the opportunity to gain a good understanding of what people think of SEO and its function. It pains me to say it

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