January 2008

Web Design Industry in Decline?

For at least the last five years the UK web design industry has been buoyant, but are there signs of an imminent decline, or has it already started?

I have an involvement it two small independent web design agencies, so …

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More than Just Optimisation

One of the most difficult aspect of being an SEO is relating to clients. Optimising a website and getting visible results is doable only if……

The website has good content or at least the potential have good content; and

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Striving to Stay Relevant in the World of SEO

I’ve been stressing out the past few days racking my brains for my perfect first entry here on PhoenixRealm. I was thinking of posting some philosophical piece about SEO, or a short but very informative piece on the basics of …

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Beating the scrapers

Back in July 2007 I posted “Scraping – How can I stop scrapers?” Joost had noticed that content on Phoenixrealm was being scraped and kindly let me know.

Joost has recently released “RSS Footer” a WordPress …

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SEO Sabotage

I have read that it may be possible to sabotage a competitor site by creating numerous links from clearly spam sites to competitor sites. I have never seen evidence of this until today.
I was picking over the latest stats …

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Welcome Hannah

I would like to welcome Hannah to Phoenixrealm as a new regular contributor. Hannah has a free reign to write on both SEO and web design subjects, and I am sure there will be some interesting posts in the near …

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