Archive for March, 2007

Findability and SEO: A matter of semantics?

Friday, March 30th, 2007

In talking to people today, both at the Open Coffee morning and generally during the day, I kept coming back to Findability and SEO and the difference between the terms. I try to think in terms of Findability rather than SEO as a general rule. Findability should be your goal, with SEO playing it’s part […]

Blog Consultancy

Wednesday, March 28th, 2007

Why would you need Blog Consultancy? This is a good question – the software is free and everything you need to know is on the internet, so why would you need a consultant? The simple answer is that you don’t unless as a business you need your blog to be effective and don’t have the […]

WordPress not receiving Pingbacks?

Wednesday, March 21st, 2007

If your WordPress blog does not appear to be accepting pingbacks, if pingbacks are not appearing in your comment section or comment moderation queue you could be having the same issue I was having with a blog this evening. It turned out the issue was not with receiving pingbacks as such, it was that there […]

WordPress users: How to consolidate your link love!

Tuesday, March 20th, 2007

If you are using a hosted version of WordPress then you may find this article useful, it will help you check if your links are split between www.yoursite.com and yoursite.com and it will help you consolidate those links, which should help with your search engine results. You may have heard talk of ‘canonical url’s’, a […]

New Corporate Website Guidelines for Ireland

Thursday, March 15th, 2007

From 1 April 2007 new company disclosure requirements will come into effect for all company websites and electronic communication (email). The full details are available from the Office of the Director of Corporate Enforcement or simply see below what the practical steps involved are. The main items of information which must be included for all […]

Lies, Damned Lies and Web Statistics

Saturday, March 10th, 2007

For most online professionals involved in any facet of online marketing, website tracking and statistics is the core bedrock of data for analysis from which to work from. However even for those who don’t live and breathe things such as clickthrough percentages, page views per visitor or referrer sources an understanding of even the most […]