Edinburgh B & B

This is a clip of the front page of the Edinburgh Bed & Breakfast in Hobart, Tasmania website.  Follow this link to see the full details of this site.   http://artaccom.com.au   This is just the front page and part of a slider.  There are stunning photographs and information on the rest of the sliders – well worth the look, especially if you are after a website that will look similar.  All our sites are individually designed and implemented, ensuring no “cookie cutter” styles.

How Bazaar

“I would like you to close your eyes and imagine you are standing in the middle of the Sahara Desert and right next to you is a magnificent Arabian Bazaar. You can see the beautiful silk drapes hanging from the marble pillars and fluttering in the light breeze, the sound of trickling water tinkles to your ears from the small rock waterfall in the centre of the bazaar and the scents of lamb roasting over a pit drift to your nostrils. In the distance the sound of music and castanets accompany an exotic dancer shimmying her way across the sand…

How Algorithms Affect SEO

It isn’t difficult to look back at recent algorithm updates from Google and evaluate how each one has altered the role of an SEO. In the simplest sense, Panda forced us to become better writers and researchers. Penguin made us change the way we build links. Most recently, although it was less of an algorithm update and more of an infrastructure change to Google’s core algorithm, Hummingbird asked us to consider conversational search queries in the content we produce. Regardless of how small an algorithm update may be, the development and growth of an SEO’s responsibilities can be traced back…

Hope In Jesus Ministry – New Website

We have recently completed the website for the new  We Have This Hope In Jesus Ministry.  It is a lengthy site, containing over 50 pages.  Most pages have pictures and videos with music in the background. The most time consuming aspect of this site was the cataloguing of an audio file for every single chapter of the bible, old and new testament, English and Spanish.  That is over 2,378 chapters, with approximately 9 different actions required to log and display each audio file so it was easy to read by the users of the site. The front page has an impressive…

Algorithm Updates

All SEO’s keep an eye out for what Google will be introducing next. Up till now it has not affected Keystone to any great degree, we have assessed the requirements and implemented them where necessary. It always means long meetings to discuss and form the new framework, but all in all we have found these changes beneficial. There are a lot of “knockers” regarding Panda, Penguin and Hummingbird, but mostly they are from people who relied on black hat techniques, such as automatic back linking, link farming etc.  The link farming in particular has been made extremely difficult by Google now….

Video Maile Ohye – 10 SEO Tips for small business

SEO for Bloggers, Small Business, or Startups in under 10 minutes A great video by Maile Ohye, Developer Programs Tech Lead with Google, offers helpful tips for small websites under 50 pages on how to SEO their site in 10 minutes. It is very informative to people who have an introduction to SEO, but may be a little difficult to follow if you have little or no experience in this area She covers such topics as 301 redirects, verifying ownership of your site,  web email forwarding by Google, performing background check on your domain and much much more.  Watch the…

How a Celebrity Can Help Your Marketing

One of the oldest small business marketing tips, or for any size business really, is the saying “Celebrities Sell” coined by Andy Warhol, to find some interesting information on this subject visit Wikipedia – Celebrities Having someone who is well known in your community endorse your products will  raise awareness of your advertising campaign. We have all grown up knowing that celebrities are paid a lot of money to represent a particular product or business. Click on the link to know all about the power of celebrity endorsement and to see some of the famous celebrity endorsements supplied by the Brisbane Times….

Black Hat SEO – Is It The Way to trick Google?

For all website owners who believe that it can’t be all that difficult to somehow trick Google into pushing their website up the rankings, there’s some not so good news up ahead. Tricking Google is, well, tricky and it’s getting trickier by the day with Google setting up new algorithm updates to defeat black hat SEO tactics. The buzz doing the rounds is that all search engines, including of course Google, are going all out to crack down on black hat SEO (illegal) methods. With the stringent measures that are being put in place, getting to the top of the…