Feb162016

Google Shopping Updating GTIN Requirements

Last year Google rolled out an update to Google Shopping, whereby products from an initial list of 50 designated major brands including Apple, Samsung and Nike must include a GTIN (Global Trade Identification Number) as assigned by the manufacturer. From 16th May 2016, this will be rolled out to include all applicable products on Google Shopping.… Read more »

Jan182016

In their own words – capturing the passion of your customers with consumer generated video

It’s been predicted that video content will one day dominate the Internet, so businesses that can give their customers the opportunity to review their products by video are likely to benefit the most. The power that people have in influencing their peers is amplified with video testimonials, where possible future customers can see and hear… Read more »

Jan122016

Online Dispute Resolution increases consumer confidence

Online dispute resolution is a branch of dispute resolution which uses technology to facilitate the resolution of disputes between parties. It primarily involves negotiation, mediation or arbitration, or a combination of all three. The European Commission has created an ODR platform for disputes arising from online transactions, and the UK is obliged to appoint ODR… Read more »

Jan72016

The rise of conversational queries

Something that will have an impact on Internet search this year is the mobile-search and the rise of personal assistants like Siri and Cortana. As more and more people are using mobile phones for their searches, and using these assistants, conversational queries will also become more important. Conversational queries are the types of questions a… Read more »

Jan62016

AOL search traffic is now powered by Bing!

On 1st January 2016, Bing became AOL’s Internet search provider, providing ads and algorithmic search results to AOL’s properties worldwide that have the capability of web search, exclusively in the US, UK, Canada and Australia. This is great news for businesses currently advertising on Bing and another reason for new comers to get on board.… Read more »

Dec232015

Seasonal best wishes to all our customers

Our festive opening times are: • 25th December – CLOSED • 26th December – CLOSED • 27th December – CLOSED • 28th December – CLOSED • 29th December – OPEN • 30th December – OPEN • 31st December – OPEN • 1st January – CLOSED • 2nd January – CLOSED • 3rd January – CLOSED… Read more »

Dec102015

This penguin can make you dance!

Google Penguin 4.0 – real-time update Google has been rolling out several algorithms to make sure that the results they produce for their users are genuine, accurate, really useful and spam free. We have discussed previous Google updates in other blog posts, but the entire SEO community is discussing and waiting in anticipation the arrival… Read more »

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