Freelance writer and editor

Currently working on SEO and content strategy for Friends of the Earth, Echo Healthcare and Just Opened London. I’m also the editor in chief of pop culture site Methods Unsound.

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10 tips to get your website to the top of Google search | Search ...

There are so many things you may not be optimising for, but here's where you can begin...

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Quiz: Can you decipher these 25 marketing and business buzzwords?

The major problem with marketing and business jargon is that the majority of the people who use it, aren’t necessarily using it correctly…

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How to implement Google AMP on your WordPress site as easily as ...

With the news that Google will be rolling out its accelerated mobile pages (AMP) to all organic listings beyond the ‘Top Stories’ you’ll be forgiven for getting a little bit anxious.

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What are the top 10 most popular search engines? | Search Engine ...

You know, apart from the most obvious search engine. And possibly the second most obvious one too. In fact I’ll start again, what are the eight most popular search engines after Google and Bing?

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What is content syndication and how do I get started? | Search ...

Here we’ll take a look at the practice of content syndication and answer a few questions…

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Google AMP is coming to organic search results | Search Engine ...

Six months ago, Google’s Accelerated Mobile Pages initiative was only available in the ‘Top Stories’ carousel of it search results.

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26 best expert-recommended free SEO tools | Search Engine Watch

SEO at its most technical level is all about the minutiae. The small, precise details that no-one else may notice.

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Facebook image cheat sheet: maximum photo sizes for your ...

SO much has happened to the world’s most popular social network.

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Quiz: How well do you know these 25 SEO abbreviations? | Search ...

SEO, SEM, PPC, CTR, HTML, HTTP, IP… even for the most seasoned digital marketing professionals, the world of SEO can be a daunting, jargon-filled place.

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What are the most common on-page SEO issues and how to fix them ...

Appearing in the top organic listings of Google is increasingly like pouring a gallon of milk into a shot glass.

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How to verify your Twitter account in 10 steps | Search Engine Watch

A Twitter verification badge will not make you a better/happier/more popular person. A Twitter verification badge isn’t a substitute for genuine emotional self-worth, you’re thinking of Pokemon Go.

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Google to roll out updates and new formats for mobile shopping and ...

Mobile will play its biggest role ever in 2016 and as Google reveals: mobile travel and shopping searches are already up nearly 30% year-over-year.

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How to find copyright free images with Google Image Search and ...

Whether maintaining a blog or a beloved long-running website, you will have likely run into problems with accidentally using copyrighted images.

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Is Google AMP a ranking signal? | Search Engine Watch

No.

Hmm... I guess I should elaborate.

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HTTPS websites account for 30% of all Google search results ...

As of late June, 32.5% of page one Google results now use the https: protocol, according to a new study from Moz.