January 16, 2020

Google finally launches the redesigned search experience for desktop

Back in May 2019, Google rolled out an update to the search experience on mobile which made significant layout changes – especially regarding organic results. As is so often the case with Google’s product updates, this was originally a mobile-only change which has now made its way to the desktop experience. On January 13th 2020, Google’s SearchLiaison alias on Twitter […]
January 15, 2020

Google rolls out 2020’s first Core update for January

On 13th January 2020, Google announced via its Search Liaison Twitter account (@searchliaison) that the first Core Update for 2020 has now gone live. Let’s look at what this update means and how it might affect SEO performance.   What exactly are Google Core updates? As Google explains on its Webmasters blog, Google Core updates are essentially more significant versions […]
January 10, 2020

Microsoft give a stay of execution to STAs

In 2017 Microsoft made the announcement that Standard Text Ads (STAs) could no longer be created or edited. Instead, Expanded Text Ads (ETAs) would take their place. That was in March of that year and it was expected that STAs were soon to die out. Instead, three years later, they are still rolling on. Existing STAs still feature on searches […]
December 18, 2019

You don’t need a brand ‘trumpet’, you need a marketing orchestra!

There are no quick fixes or instant solutions to attracting and retaining customers. Nor is any one customer the same as the next. Even if you have a clearly defined ‘customer avatar’ you surely know that individual choice and decision making are pivotal. All the customer data you can lay your hands on will still draw you back to one […]
December 11, 2019

Google targets diversity in latest update

The latest updates that Google has made to the guidelines it issues to Search Quality Evaluators has been changed to emphasise diversity of opinion, in a move that has been interpreted as a reaction to claims of bias by the search engine giant.   What’s changed? When assessing the quality of the search results that Google returns, evaluators are now […]
December 11, 2019
Digital Marketing Trends

Up and coming trends in digital marketing for 2020

As we approach the end of 2019, it presents us with the perfect opportunity to get ahead of the game and start planning our marketing campaigns for 2020. Below, we are going to take a look at some of the up and coming trends we expect to make a big impact throughout the year ahead.   Conversational marketing There is […]
August 15, 2019

The Importance of Optimising Your Google Shopping Feed

Shopping feeds can be very confusing at times so it is no surprise that the majority of advertisers choose not to optimise their product feed. However, if you’re having trouble with your Google Shopping campaign, your shopping feed may be the part that is letting your entire campaign down.
August 9, 2019

Outsourcing Your Businesses Online Marketing: More Than Just A Strategy

Did you know that 62% of companies outsource their content marketing? Whether you’re a start-up business or an established company that’s been running for decades, outsourcing your Online Marketing can be daunting. Without a team spearheading your digital strategy, businesses can fall behind and stay on the traditional marketing bandwagon. So why should your business decide to step into the […]
June 13, 2019

B2B: Preparing for the Summer Slowdown

  If you operate in the B2B arena, you’ll know that throughout the year there are spells where business slows, you know it’s coming, it happens every year without fail.