Search Engine Optimisation for WordPress

We regularly write about SEO, here you'll find an archive of juicy content to help you improve the search engine optimisation for your WordPress site.

HTTPs for WordPress: 2 reasons why you need to encrypt now

By Peter Shilling / May 16, 2017

If you’re following the transition of websites from HTTP to the secure HTTPs this is a follow up to a blog post from last year. Current data shows that 50% of sites on page 1 of Google are now running under HTTPs. Get an update on HTTPs and its impact on your search optimisation.

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How to add Document Titles and Meta Descriptions to your WordPress site

By Peter Shilling / April 19, 2017

In this article, I’m going to show you show to add Document Titles (also known as HTML titles) and Meta Descriptions to your WordPress site. In this example, I’m going to be demonstrating this with the Yoast SEO plugin. It’s our go to plugin for managing search optimisation on WordPress sites. If you’re using another tool […]

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How to create a simple SEO Keyword Strategy for your WordPress site

By Peter Shilling / April 11, 2017

Need to setup a simple SEO keyword strategy for your WordPress site? In this short tutorial we show you how to do just that. Grab a coffee and have a read!

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WordPress SEO: Understanding the basics of search engine optimisation

By Peter Shilling / April 4, 2017

This is part of our WordPress SEO Boot Camp. Aimed at business owners, marketing professionals and other responsible for website content, we explain SEO. We break down SEO into the major techniques used to enhance a web site’s performance and ranking in major search engines.

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WordPress AMP – Accelerated Mobile Pages

By Peter Shilling / December 8, 2016

What are Accelerated Mobile Pages? Do they benefit to your WordPress site and its rankings in major search engines? Here we introduce AMP and answers these two questions.

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WordPress and SSL

Secure WordPress: the path to encryption on the web

By Peter Shilling / November 25, 2016

Running a secure WordPress installation should be part of your SEO strategy. In this article we look at the advances in technology behind the secure web.

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Why your website needs keyword research

By belinda / November 4, 2016

In this post help you get started with a keyword strategy for your WordPress website. It’s an important first step to improve your rankings on major search engines.

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Better Google rankings by optimising images for SEO

By Peter Shilling / September 13, 2016

WordPress SEO tip: increase traffic to your website by optimising images as you add them to your site. It’s so simple, read our step by step guide specifically on how to do it in WordPress

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Meta descriptions: for better SEO and more traffic to your site

By Peter Shilling / September 8, 2016

In this post we answer the question, what is a meta description? Then provide you some helpful tips on how to use them to encourage visitors to come to your site.

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The way SEO is delivered as a service is broken

By Peter Shilling / August 30, 2016

The way that many companies deliver SEO services is a broken model. In this post we walk through an example, you might even have lived this yourself. It should not be SEO OR content marketing, we believe both strategies work together. Read on for thoughts.

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How to structure your WordPress content for SEO success

By Peter Shilling / July 1, 2016

When writing new content for your WordPress blog, it’s hard to remember all the things you should do to ensure the best SEO techniques are in place. In this blog post I share the simple process that I follow.

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The two faces of Google – how to be found on search engines

By Peter Shilling / September 8, 2014

We’re often asked the question: “how do I do better on Google”. In this post I talk about 2 two pronged answer that I generally give. In short: Google Adwords and Content Marketing. Enjoy reading!

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