Google webmaster tools disavow links

At Last – Google Launches Disavow Links Tool

And on the 7th day, the almighty Google bestowed upon an impatient SEO community a disavow links tool. Hallelujah! Yep, that’s right! A long last Matt Cutts announced the launch of a disavow links tool while giving a talk at…

Easy Outreach SEO Wins

Easy Outreach SEO Wins

SEO is hard work; outreach SEO can be even harder. Google has changed the rules of SEO so many times in the last couple of years that you have to be able to adapt quickly to new SEO processes. Outreach SEO…

Matthew Woods is an Idiot, Not a Criminal

Matthew Woods is an Idiot, Not a Criminal

Unless you’ve been in a coma for the last week, you couldn’t possibly have missed the news of the abduction of April Jones, the 5 year old taken while playing outside. You’ve also probably seen the news about the arrest…

link bait resources

30 Link Bait Resources You Need in Your Life

I’m not going to write another ‘link bait ideas’ post cos there are already a host of them out there and I’ve written about link bait ideas and outreach over on SEOMoz already. But what I am going to do…

budget pay as you go smartphones 2012

2012’s Most Budget Friendly Smartphones

Do you want all the trappings of a high-end smartphone and not overdraw your bank account in the quest? If your answer is Yes! Then read further – the guide below is framed for budget-conscious users like you to help…

google webmaster quality guidelines october 2012

Google Updates Webmaster Quality Guidelines

Google took to its blog this evening to announce updates to the holy bible its Webmaster Quality Guidelines. The G team were keen to emphasise that the core point remains as it always has – to focus on the user….

matt cutts exact match domain algorithm update google september 2012

Google Gives Dodgy Exact Match Domains a Slap

As is oh-so-typical (courtesy of timezones) Google issued a potentially important update while I was out last night in a bar! Because I am completely sad and pathetic, this of course meant that my evening was paused for 5 minutes…

iPhone 5 launched

iPhone 5 – Shiny Bits and Shortcomings

I LOVE my new iPhone 5. It’s made my year. Yes, I preordered and despite that UK Mail debacle, I managed to get it (no thanks to that particular delivery service) within 24 hours of launch. As much as I…

UK Mail Fail - A Rant

UK Mail Fail – A Rant

I’m sulking. And not because of the usual things I sulk for (I sulk a lot) like the weather or slow internet, but because of an epic UK Mail fail. For those of you who managed to miss it, I…

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4G Broadband – Why Should I Care?

One of the main reasons I’m so excited about my new iPhone 5 (aside from the fact it’s so shiny) is 4G LTE. This post is a guest post by Broadband Genie that explains what 4G is and why you…

apple siri logo 2012

6 Moments of Sheer Siri Loveliness

In the UK, Siri has (by default) a very serious male voice.  Disappointingly, I was forced to conclude last year that Siri would make an awful boyfriend on the grounds that he wasn’t funny, was secretive and unloving. That and…

iPhone 5 launched

iPhone 5 – So Excited I Almost Peed Myself

It was a foregone conclusion. No matter what Apple had announced, I was already going to buy the iPhone 5. That’s because I am one of those people who takes a look at an Apple product and stands there jaw…

My Gadgety Christmas List...

My Gadgety Christmas List…

The shops already have Christmas stuff on the shelves! How ridiculous is that??! But it sort of does justify me getting together my gadgety Christmas list, just in case anyone’s thinking of getting me anything 😉 Micro Spy Remote This…

sell your iphone 4s

Selling Your iPhone 4S in the UK (Probably to Part Fund an iPhone 5!)

[Update – Prices updated following iPhone 5 launch] It’s that time of year when all the people who queued up last year to get their hands on the latest iPhone start to seek ways to offload it for at least…

condescending corporate brand page facebook

Obsession of the Week: Condescending Corporate Brand Page

We’ve all seen those cringey posts shared by businesses on Facebook. You know the sort – the ones that have no purpose whatsoever other than to get liked and shared. “OMG it’s [insert day of the week]. You better share…