Search Engine Optimisation

September 25, 2018
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5 Myths About Google Adwords

At Rank First, we have managed Google Adwords accounts for both our clients and our own business over more than ten years. Many business owners come to us with preconceived ideas about pay per click […]
September 13, 2018

Link Building Strategies (Part 1)

When you use Google to search for anything that’s currently on your mind, have you ever wondered why the search results rank in the order that they do? If so, then you’re definitely not alone […]
September 10, 2018

The Power Is The Question – Part 2

From my experience, the role of an SEO salesperson is often under appreciated. I don’t say this just because I was introduced to the search industry in a sales role. That was more than ten […]
August 29, 2018

Understanding the 1 August Google Search Quality Update, and What it Means for Your Site

It should come as no surprise how a tech giant like Google performs hundreds of algorithm changes within just a year. Sometimes, these updates can even be implemented more than once within a given day. […]
August 23, 2018
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The Power Is In The Question : What To Ask Your SEO Provider?

I am a big believer in the quality of an answer depending on the quality of the question. This is definitely true about shopping for an SEO company and trying to find out which one […]
August 16, 2018
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The Benefits Of Having An SEO Company Plan Your Website

For a very long time we were just an SEO company. Sure, we managed a lot of Adwords accounts too but mostly, all we wanted to offer we good Search Engine Optimisation services. For me […]
August 9, 2018

Are Videos Good For SEO?

Many clients or people we meet with websites ask us, ‘do videos help with our Google rankings?’.The short answer is yes, and below we’ll explain why. Benefits of Video on a Website One of the […]
January 8, 2010

PPC or SEO? Where should you invest your money?

SEO vs Adwords Advertising – the basics. If you’re trying to promote a website online then you’ll probably be familiar with two common terms relating to search engine marketing. The first being ‘Google Adwords’, also known […]
July 13, 2009

Strategies For SEO

One of the most important aspects of any SEO campaign is to have an effective strategy in place as soon as possible. Depending on what kind of industry you are in, the strategy you choose […]
August 29, 2018

Understanding the 1 August Google Search Quality Update, and What it Means for Your Site

It should come as no surprise how a tech giant like Google performs hundreds of algorithm changes within just a year. Sometimes, these updates can even be implemented more than once within a given day. […]
January 8, 2010

PPC or SEO? Where should you invest your money?

SEO vs Adwords Advertising – the basics. If you’re trying to promote a website online then you’ll probably be familiar with two common terms relating to search engine marketing. The first being ‘Google Adwords’, also known […]
July 13, 2009

Strategies For SEO

One of the most important aspects of any SEO campaign is to have an effective strategy in place as soon as possible. Depending on what kind of industry you are in, the strategy you choose […]
July 7, 2009

A Healthy Dose of SEO

As the years go by we continue to see an unrelenting growth in the web development industry.One can attribute this to many things, such as improved technology, hand held devices, faster internet and so on. […]
June 30, 2009

10 wordpress plugins to boost your blog’s SEO score

One of the reasons wordpress is such a popular blogging platform is the ability to use plugins which enhance the functionality of your blog. So when it comes to search engine optimisation, several plugins are […]
February 24, 2009

Search Engine Optimisation Services

It is difficult for most businesses or even large companies to judge what they should be expecting from search engine optimisation services in Australia. Even if you have a marketing manager, there is still a […]
January 22, 2009

Low Cost SEO

In the last days I have been getting enquiries about low cost SEO from a variety of sources. There are lots of companies now offering low cost seo services these days in Australia, but lets take […]
January 7, 2009

Recent SEO Results vs Adwords

Hello and a Happy New Year! … wow … 2009. I have been monitoring our results and our clients campaigns over the last months and have noticed changes it the trends compared between SEO and […]
October 15, 2008

SEO – Create a Sticky Site or Information Hub

Yet again I am drawing inspiration from an article about leading entrepreneurs and what they do to make the most of their websites. As an SEO company, this particular post has relevance to improving Google […]