Tag Archives: seo


So you have a brand new website? Now it’s time to sit back and relax, right?

You have just paid a designer for a sparkly new website so now you can take a break and expect the enquiries to come flooding in. Unfortunately unless you are a targeting an incredibly niche market, this is rarely the case. A new website competes with other sites that have been around for years, potentially Continue Reading »


Does my website need to be responsive?

With the long awaited changes from Google coming in to effect from May onwards earlier this year, I thought a post on mobile friendly websites was definately overdue. The new change meant that non-responsive websites (websites which are not optimised for phones, tablets and other smaller devices) could see an impact in search listings. If Continue Reading »


How to read AWStats to improve your website position

AWStats is a powerful reporting tool used to track visitors to your website. Any hosting package from myself includes this feature already built in. This article attempts to explain the main terms used in AWStats so you can make sense of where people are coming from, why they are coming to your site and how Continue Reading »


New website re-design for talented pet portrait artist Steve Marsh…

The Pet Portraits …and More Web Site has been given a facelift! Pet Portraits and More… based in Rothwell / Desborough, Northampton offers pet art / pet portrait paintings which includes dog portraits, cat portraits and horse portraits using using traditional techniques in artist’s watercolours on high quality heavyweight paper or oils on canvas. Pet Continue Reading »


Beware of spam SEO emails

A client of mine recently received the following email entitled ‘professional analysis of kandtfootwear.co.uk’ and asked me to comment. I have seen an increase in these types of long SEO spam emails which contains inaccurate and false information misleading clients in to believing their web site is under-performing and need to pay a so called Continue Reading »


What could prevent your top ranking?

Some ranking factors cannot be measured because the search engines do not reveal the necessary data, or it would be extremely time-consuming to measure the data. Make sure you pay attention to the following factors because they could prevent a top ranking. Inbound links to your web page Are the web pages linking to your Continue Reading »


Pet Portraits & More now on the first page of Google!

Pet Portraits & More based in Northampton approached TJ Design UK for Search Engine Optimisation services to their existing web site.  This resulted in being listed on page one in Google for their chosen keywords. A site map was added, amendments were carried out to the navigational menu and alt tags added to all images. Continue Reading »


Factors which determine your search engine position

Factors which determine your Search Engine Position in order of importance… Keyword use in document title The document title is the text within the <title>…</title> tags in the HTML code of your web page. Example: <title>Your web page title</title>.  Use the search term within the document title. Increase Global link popularity of web site The Continue Reading »


Using SEO with Actinic eCommerce

The main key to the search engines is relevant content containing keywords. Here are a few things to do for the search engines when using Actinic eCommerce software… Add your eCommerce web site to free directories (there is a comprehensive list available here) or type in “free web directories” and add your site to the Continue Reading »