October 2013 - 8-digital

Local Search SEO Strategies – Mobile Optimisation

The 21st Century is fast paced and technology driven. With the rise of smart phones and tablets, we now have access to information almost anywhere at any time; changing the way in which we shop and search on the internet. Therefore it is essential for businesses to ensure that their website is optimised for mobile
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The 8 Scariest Google Street View Images

Google’s street view allows you to not only view mundane shots of city and village streets but also offers striking images from places such as Mount Fuji, Galápagos Islands and the Eiffel Tower. However, Street View has also revealed a few unintentional surprises, from murder and mayhem to people’s most embarrassing moments. See below for the top 8 scariest street view
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4 Best Practices for Social Advertising

When running social media ads on platforms such as Facebook it’s vital that you engage the audience and encourage them to interact. You can clearly tell when your ad is a dud and when most of the people you paid good money to expose it too give it little attention. With professionals studying the performance
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Local Search SEO Strategies – Local Online Communities

Consumers are becoming more dependent on the internet, from searching for information on companies and service providers to actually purchasing products. However, a large group of the market place prefer to use local companies and businesses. According to Google, nearly 40% of searches include a local filter to provide only results that are close to
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Local Search SEO Strategies – Google Places Optimisation

Google Places for Business allows potential customers to view important information about your local business when they are searching for services and/or products that you offer. This can be a great source of traffic and sales. Google places for Business is a hugely beneficial service for local businesses, it helps businesses share information about their
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Search Engine Optimisation Guidelines for Images

The primary use of the ALT Tag information is to accommodate text browsers or browsers with the image function disabled. It also assists visually impaired users that are using a screen reader. Some search engines place value in the ALT Tag attribute as it offers a clue as to what the image actually is. This
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