We kick off the Weekend Wrap with Google in the limelight again, the ongoing process of optimisation, a great post on solving SEO technical issues, what we can learn about marketing from Bob Marley and a lot more to stimulate and educate from the week that was!
Enjoy the posts…
This week’s photo – a Spring storm brought big swells at Muriwai Beach last week – only the gulls seem unfazed!
SEO / Search Engine Optimisation
Following hot on the heels of last week’s leaked Google guidelines on page quality this post runs Google’s own site through the test. How do you think Google fared? (this is pretty funny)
When can you say your site is optimised? The truth is that you should never stop optimising your content – it’s an ongoing process as explained here.
I usually shy aware from ‘techy’ posts but this one is worth its weight in gold! Excellent technical SEO tips, understanding accidental homepage duplication, 301 redirects, soft 404 errors and much more. File this one away for future reference – you never know when you might need it or know someone else who does!
As you are probably aware, site speed is one of the many valuable ranking factors Google looks at. Wordtracker gives a really useful tutorial on how to improve your site page load speed for that small but subtle lift in search results.