seo « VennerCorp Tech Blog
Website Design, Custom Computer Software, Computer and Network Installation & Computer Consultancy - Covering Hampshire, Surrey, Berkshire, GU24, Guildford, Woking, Bracknell, Staines, Sunningdale, Virgina Water & Wokingham

Cookies and your Privacy

0800 978 8326

Request a Quote Today!

Tagged: seo RSS

  • VennerCorp 12:25 on February 23, 2014 Permalink | Reply
    Tags: Disavow, , , , seo   

    How Do I Create a Google Disavow File?

    Disavow Links

    Disavow Links

    Create a .txt file in your favourite program i would suggest notepad in windows. Add your links to this file, one per line, and then save it with a name of your choice.

     

    Upload the file to google by clicking the link below.

    https://www.google.com/webmasters/tools/disavow-links

    For more of our Hints and Tips click here 

    If you would like information on our Website Design and SEO services or to request a quote please Contact Us and or visit our Website Design Guildford section.

     

    VennerCorp
     
  • VennerCorp 11:00 on September 8, 2013 Permalink | Reply
    Tags: , , , , seo,   

    How Can I Improve My Websites Search Engine Position?

    Bing have just released a very interesting article on their blog detailing the items that can help your search engines position and what can be detrimental. even though it is bing that has released this info it should also be applicable to Google and the other search engines as well.

    How Can I Improve My Websites Search Engines Position?

    How Can I Improve My Websites Search Engines Position?

    Items that can help improve your sites position;

    • Title tags
    • Meta Descriptions
    • Clean URL
    • Images and Alt descriptions (also called alt tags)
    • H1 tags
    • Rel=Canonical
    • Robots.txt
    • Sitemaps
    • Social sharing options
    • Unique content
    • Depth of content
    • Matching content type to visitor expectations (text, images, video, etc.)
    • Usability Page load times (to a certain point – faster is great, but not at the expense of usability andusefulness)
    • Crawlability (AKA discoverability, so can we actually get to all your content)
    • News – if you are actually a new site, submit for inclusion

    Items that you should avoid or that will have little effect;

    • Meta Keywords (fill them in if you like, keep it short and relevant, but not a big ranking factor)
    • Duplicate URLs
    • Overly long URLs (no set number, but you’ve all seen these)
    • Cloaking (comes down to your intent, but risky business for sure)
    • Link buying
    • Selling links
    • Link and like farms
    • Three way links
    • Content duplication content
    • Auto following in social media

    This is not a definitive list and not all items will apply to your site, also just having H1 tag on your page will not necessary improve your site unless the tag is used correctly.

    Check out the full article here.

    http://www.bing.com/blogs/site_blogs/b/webmaster/archive/2013/07/26/27-things-that-help-and-hurt-seo.aspx

     

    For more of our Hints and Tips click here 

    If you would like more information on our Website Design and SEO services or to request a quote please Contact Us and or visit our Website Design and Creation section.
    VennerCorp
     
  • VennerCorp 18:14 on September 25, 2011 Permalink | Reply
    Tags: , , seo,   

    Suggested content for Twitter 

    Twitter Content

    1. Tips
    2. Quick news and updates
    3. Special Offers.
    4. Short antidotes.
    5. Support Questions
    6. Events
    7. Product special offers
    8. Links to helpful websites.

    Remember the reason  you are on the twitter social networks is to build up a large base of customers that your can target directly for future business, so you need make your accounts as attractive to people as possible and make them want to follow and interact with your business in the real word.

    VennerCorp
     
  • VennerCorp 15:58 on September 18, 2011 Permalink | Reply
    Tags: , , , seo, , ,   

    Can content be duplicated across Twitter and Facebook? 

    Can content be duplicated across social networks?

    Typically duplicating content is not a problem as most people will only actively use one network, but you should not only post duplicate content. Having said that the content on twitter should be an abbreviated version of the Facebook content as you are limited to 140 characters.

    With twitter you can/should repeat content as people normally view their twitter content on a constantly scrolling screen so they may not even see your post unless it is repeated.

    Facebook content should not be duplicated.

    If someone comments on your post on Facebook or twitter always try to reply, even if it’s just an acknowledgment.

    VennerCorp
     
  • VennerCorp 16:12 on September 4, 2011 Permalink | Reply
    Tags: , , , seo, ,   

    How to attract more Fans on Facebook 

    Just opened a new account on Facebook and what to attract more followers? Then follow the guide below.

    Facebook

    1. Put your account details on your literature and business cards – give incentives for people to follow you.
    2. Go to “get started” on your Facebook company/group page.
      1. Send invitations to all your friends from within Facebook
      2. Import contacts from your email clients address book and send invitations. – note you cannot change the format or text of the invitation.
      3. Import contacts from your business database and send invitations to people from with your Facebook account. – note you cannot change the format or text of the invitation.
      4. Create adverts on Facebook to request “strangers” to like your page.
    3. Send out an independent email to your contacts asking them to like/follow you. Try offering them an incentive to get a higher response rate.
    4. Get friends of friends to like your page by offering an incentive to your followers to ask their friends to follow you.

    Notes:

    1. Once you have 25 people following you can create a professional Facebook username e.g. http://www.facebook.com/yourcompanyname.
    2. You can only invite your direct friends in your personal profile not friends of friends.
    VennerCorp
     
  • VennerCorp 20:51 on July 26, 2011 Permalink | Reply
    Tags: , How To, , seo,   

    How to add Google Plus to your website 

    How to add the new Google Plus button to your website.

    What is Google Plus?
    Google Plus is Googles’s latest foray into the social network world, they have made attempts in the past with Buzz and Wave, but they never really took off. If the talk from the beta testers and the early reviews is correct, they may finally have cracked it, and created if not a Facebook killer then at the very least an application that will take some of Facebook’s market share.

    Google Plus in lots of ways is similar to Facebook, users can personalise lists of friends and stream news feeds, but there are a few key differences & features.

    • A +1 button is now displayed next to all your search results in Google; this allows you to recommend pages easily to your friends.When your friend sees one of your recommend sites in the search results it will show that your have recommended it. Recommend pages will start to appear higher in the results for your friends and eventually sites will lots of recommendations will start to move up the rankings.
    • Google Plus allows you set up and put people into circles of friends. People in the circles can only see the comments and content that is allowed in that circle.
    • It is integrated into all your other Google accounts, so you can easily pull items in from Picasso or Youtube.
    • The SPARKS part of Google Plus integrates a feature similar to twitter.
    • HANGOUT – allows you to pull users together for a group video chat.

    Why would you want to put a Plus Button on your site!
    Google have already stated that the recommendations produced by the Plus 1 button will start to affect the search engine rankings of your site. E.g. Sites that have lots of plus 1’s will spear higher in the rankings that sites with few or none.

    How to add it to your website?
    If it is very easy to add a Plus 1 button, just copy and paste the code below into your website.

    Place the code below in your header or just before your close body tag.
    <script type=”text/javascript” src=”https://apis.google.com/js/plusone.js”></script&gt;

    Place the code below at the point you would like the button to be.

    • Standard Button –<g:plusone></g:plusone>
    • Small Button – <g:plusone size=”small”></g:plusone>
    • Medium Button – <g:plusone size=”medium”></g:plusone>
    • Tall Button – <g:plusone size=”tall”></g:plusone>

    If you want to link to a different page use the code below. – Just replace the “http://www.example.com/blog” with the webpage’s address.
    <g:plusone href=”http://www.example.com/blog”></g:plusone&gt;

    VennerCorp
     
  • VennerCorp 21:26 on May 24, 2011 Permalink | Reply
    Tags: , search, , seo,   

    As previously mentioned  it can be difficult and time consuming to find sites that offer free “dofollow” links, so we are providing a list of another 10 websites that offer free dofollow links.

    List of 10 Do Follow websites.

    http://craftblog.stitchingthenightaway.com/
    http://www.communityspark.com/
    http://www.bodyfitnessinfo.com/blog/
    http://www.ecommtips.com/
    http://emoneymarketing.com/
    http://feverishthoughts.com/oddplanet/
    http://www.chatbugkaren.com/
    http://www.rottenbananas.com/
    http://skeetsstuff.skeeterbess.com/
    http://blog.nestlepoell.net/

    VennerCorp
     
  • VennerCorp 20:27 on May 8, 2011 Permalink | Reply
    Tags: Directories, , seo, Submission,   

    How to submit a website to the search engines. 

    Submitting your new website to the major search engines is the first thing you should do once your website has gone live. After all there is no point having a website if no one I going to be able to find it.

    You should only need to do this once and for a new website, after your site has aged and has acquired incoming links from other websites, the search engines should automatically find it and any updates.

    Google

    No registration required.

    http://www.google.co.uk/addurl/?continue=/addurl

    Yahoo

    Free registration required.

    http://siteexplorer.search.yahoo.com/submit

    Bing

    No registration required.

    http://www.bing.com/webmaster/SubmitSitePage.aspx

    DMOZ

    No registration is required but you will need to choose the best location in their directory for your site.

    http://www.dmoz.org/add.html

    DMOZ is not a search engine itself, but it is used by a lot of other search engines and directories to help place your site. Google also uses it to get accurate site descriptions for their listings.

    VennerCorp
     
  • VennerCorp 21:57 on March 31, 2011 Permalink | Reply
    Tags: dofollow, , seo,   

    10 Dofollow Links for your Website 

    Getting incoming links to your website is the most important way of increasing your website search engine ranking. But most sites that offer links use a “nofollow” attribute to stop the search engines counting the link.
    Because it can be difficult and time consuming to find sites that offer free “dofollow” links i am providing a list of 10 websites that offer free links to get you going.

    List of 10 Do Follow websites.

    http://sportcetera.blogspot.com/
    http://associateblogger.com/
    http://adsenseurdu.com/
    http://www.whowillwinthe2012election.com/
    http://lose30poundsguide.com/
    http://www.bitdoze.com/
    http://www.nil2million.com/
    http://www.diy-computer-repairs.com/
    http://www.oestsetnoc.us/
    http://www.affiliateobservatory.com/

    VennerCorp
     

Tailored Technological Solutions

© Copyright 2000-2013 Venner Corp

Coverage Areas

We have customers all over the world, but our onsite work is centred on the south east of the UK, specifically - London, Berkshire, Surrey, Hampshire,Guildford, Camberley, Woking, Windsor, Ascot & Sunningdale.

[Custom Software] [Audio & Video] [Computer & Network Installation] [Web Site Design & Creation]
[Help & Support] [App Warehouse] [Online Shop] [Divisions] [Utilities] [Contact Us] [Accessibility] [Privacy] [Sitemap] [Links]

Hampshire ● Surrey ● Berkshire ● GU24 ● Guildford ● Woking ● Staines