Myth #11: SEO is IT Department Work

April 21, 2014 at 9:23 am

Please, please, please do NOT put your IT department in charge of SEO.  You have no idea just how poorly that will end up.  May be more accurately, you have no idea how much performance/prospective customers your SEO program would be missing out on.

Basic SEO Tips

April 13, 2014 at 7:04 am

Search Engine Optimization (SEO) has some basic elements that the smallest business can utilize for the benefit of their online presence if they have the time and a tiny bit of working knowledge of their website.

Do Keyword Meta Tags Work?

April 7, 2014 at 7:52 am

The meandering course of SEO throughout its lifetime has seen its fair share of changes, but nothing as dramatic as how Keyword Meta Tags have altered over time in the world of Search Engine Optimization.

Hiring The Best Kitchener SEO Company

April 1, 2014 at 9:06 am

A large number of companies in the Kitchener-Waterloo area contact me on a weekly basis that have no idea what they should be asking Advanced Web Solutions to do in regards to SEO.  That opens them up to being taken advantage of by lesser SEO companies.

Duplicate Content & Mobile Websites

March 24, 2014 at 11:05 am

A serious problem can arise when you have duplicate content issues; but due to improper website design/configuration or more specifically, poor mobile website set-up by your ‘web guy’, you won’t even be aware of how much damage your site is inflicting on your SEO & overall searchability.

You Need a Website Not Just a Facebook Page

March 19, 2014 at 8:30 am

This blog entry stems from a frustration of mine this past weekend.  All I wanted was a pizza originally but now all you get is a rant about business owners who think they know what they’re doing.

If you were going to put all your eggs in one basket from a business perspective, don’t rely on Facebook to be the solution.

Mobile Websites – Just Do It

March 15, 2014 at 7:25 am

Big news… smartphones are popular!

Of course that isn’t earth shattering news, but the way some small businesses looking for website design in Kitchener-Waterloo area treat their online marketing you would think that they didn’t realize this.

The Most Important Thing In SEO

March 11, 2014 at 8:00 am

In probably every single prospective client meeting that I have ever had, I get asked, “So, which part of SEO should I spend my time on?”.  It usually stems from them thinking that if they only do part of the SEO equation that their SEO costs won’t be so high.

I hate to break it to you, but when you go and buy a car, you are going to have trouble getting to work if you only try buying the tires and the seats!

Myth #10: You Can Automate SEO

March 7, 2014 at 9:00 am

With Google looking at 200+ aspects of each webpage they index, can automating your SEO efforts really pay off?  Will I get the results that you want?  Will you stay ahead of the competition?

Myth #9: You Need to Submit Your Website to Search Engines

March 2, 2014 at 9:28 am

A large number of SEO companies make note of the fact that part of their SEO strategy to improve your search engine rankings is to submit your website to X number of search engines.  If this was 1997 and/or I was a across the ocean asking for your business, I’d tell you that this is definitely something to put on your SEO to-do list.