Is your website ready for the mobile friendly algorithm update?

Woman looking at a mobile phone

There is less than a month until Google’s ‘mobile friendly’ algorithm update officially comes into force. I say officially as it is very likely that Google has been using mobile friendliness as a ranking indicator for some time.

However, from 21 April, Google will start to label sites that are mobile-friendly, and use that to determine whether a website should rank higher in search results. This algorithm is likely to have a huge impact on mobile search results and understandably, this is making webmasters and businesses anxious.

Continue reading

Learn how to code with these 4 great resources

learn how to code with these great resources

While most of us in the marketing sphere don’t need to be code ninjas, it’s incredibly useful to know your way around a stylesheet without picking up the phone to a developer. Getting a handle on the basics will not only make you more self-sufficient in your digital endeavours, it will help you communicate your needs to the technical teams you work with every day in your business.

Here are four wonderful resources for aspiring coders that cater to a variety of learning styles, from in-person coaching to online tutorials and video courses.

Continue reading

17 of the Best, Most Useful Digital Marketing Lists of 2014

17 useful digital marketing lists

2014 was the year of ‘lists’ or ‘listicles’ so we thought we round up a few of the digital marketing lists we found most useful last year and present them to you in the form of … a list!

Each list contains practical tips, tools and advice on a range of topics including social media, SEO, content marketing, small business marketing and website design. We hope you enjoy reading through the list as much as we enjoyed curating it!

Continue reading

5 Quick and Easy Digital Marketing Improvements You Can Make Now

phone and coffee cup on table

Digital marketing “gurus” love making industry predictions. While these are often very thought provoking, they don’t lend themselves to much action. If you have done enough reading and want to get on with actually improving your digital marketing offering then get started with these five easy steps.

Each of our suggestions can be completed in less than an hour each so we recommend you tackle them first thing in the morning, cup of tea in hand, and bask in a sense of achievement for the rest of the day.

Continue reading