DMOZ used to be the holy grail in SEO. Getting a link from DMOZ meant your website would rank higher and it was a mark of a job well done if you could get indexed. But now, it’s gone The Open Directory Project used human editors to organise websites and harks back to a time […]

Sherlock Holmes once said that ‘once you have eliminated the impossible, whatever remains, no matter how improbable, must be the truth’ and that neatly sums up where we find ourselves today. . Since the introduction of Hummingbird webmasters across the world have been reporting sharp drops in keyword positions and in some cases a complete […]

Virtually every day we hear another story of a website that has been suddenly hit by Google and thrown out of the index, or demoted from their previously stable position on page one to page three or below. Sometimes the tale is one of slow decline but on occasions it happens overnight; you wake up […]