SSL, SEO & Fake News

Posted by on Apr 26, 2017 in Blog, SEO

I’ve read three articles in as many weeks, all claiming that SSL will not help your search ranking, even though Google has been telling us the opposite for the past two years. The latest attempt at misinformation was an article on WebSiteMagazine.com – which used to be a good resource for web developers.  The headline, “Don’t Buy Into the SEO Hype Around HTTPS & SSL” would seem to say that SSL won’t help you with Google, etc....

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#1 in Google – Guaranteed!

Posted by on Feb 8, 2017 in Blog, SEO

#1 in Google – Guaranteed!

Yes, there are companies who may call you and guarantee to make you #1 in Google search listings! Can they really do this?  How does this work?  (Keep reading for the answers.) My client called me about a month ago.  He was getting impatient.  His old website hadn’t done him much good and never broke the top 100 search listings.  (Hey – I didn’t build that one!)  I’d built his new website about three weeks earlier and told him we’d get on page...

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