Yearly Archives - 2019

website hosting

How Does Website Hosting Affect SEO?

A website host can help make or break your site ranking, so it’s definitely important that you have a good and reliable website host! We are going to take a look at the top factors that a website host is responsible for that also affect SEO. Uptime and Downtime What is uptime and downtime? Uptime is the period of time in which your website is accessible and working correctly with no problems. Downtime is when your server is experiencing problems that [...]

SEO Ranking

Can you stop your SEO after a few months?

There are a lot of questions about SEO (Search Engine Optimization). How long does it take to see results? How much does it cost? Is SEO worth it? What is SEO exactly? And so on and so on. But one of the most commonly asked questions surrounding SEO, is in fact, “Can you stop SEO after a few months?” To get a better understanding of this question, let’s take a look at why SEO is important. Search engine optimization, SEO [...]

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What is Google’s RankBrain and how does it affect SEO?

If you’re serious about your SEO then you should know about Google RankBrain. RankBrain is a machine learning artificial intelligence (AI) that is used in Google’s search algorithm. RankBrain was introduced and confirmed to be in use in October 2015 and is still the only artificial intelligence in the Google search algorithm. How does it work? RankBrain is part of Google’s search algorithm, this means its job is to determine the best results and pages to show when a query [...]

link building 2019

Is link Building Still Important for SEO?

After a couple of years of having a website and keeping up with SEO strategies, you are probably starting to wonder how many of these factors begin to go stale over time, or do not work as well as they used to when you started your SEO journey. Let me remind you that the importance of these factors alternate a lot. Especially if it’s the Google front page you’re focusing on ranking on – that’s because Google changes their [...]

seo south africa

How Much Does SEO Cost in South Africa?

As you can imagine there is no accurate or fixed answer to this question. Each company and each SEO expert offers their services differently. But they all have one thing in common; SEO prices in South Africa are normally charged for per hour and monthly. Each company puts together different package offers for their SEO services, and each company is unique and different. Let’s take a look at some of the most common tasks included in these packages and their [...]

SEO

How to Get More Website Traffic

The most common question that gets asked in regard to websites is, “How do you get more traffic?” Website traffic is important to monitor and increase because no traffic means no customers and no website visitors. We’ll go through some of the best ways to get more website traffic and look into how to incorporate each of them in your marketing plan. Before we get into that, I just want to point out that even though the following methods [...]

Analytics

What is Time on Site and Bounce Rate?

If you created and manage your own website or blog, chances are you’ve gotten curious as to how well your site is doing, and how many people have actually interacted with it. Using a popular analytics tool like Google Analytics, you’ll see a couple of different metric reports and might not even know or understand what some of them really mean. In this article, we’ll be looking at Time on Site and Bounce Rate, and answering the question, “What [...]