Get to know the search engines

As the Internet evolves, so do the offerings of search engines as they battle to get your attention. New engines form constantly with changes in technology and old ones leave us behind. Here’s a sampling of some you may already know: AOL Search – A Google...

Word of mouth vs a well built website

A few months ago we decided that with all of the various rebate programs available to us it was prime time to invest in a new home furnace. I had already researched furnaces a couple of years ago as ours was installed in 1980 and quite frankly we were surprised it had...

One way to get your site banned from Google

Hidden text and links A search engine trick by some seos is to manipulate the search bots by loading the page with keywords and phrases — but then hiding them from the viewer because they’re not relevant to the visitor. For example: using white text on a white...

Save money and shift focus to organic traffic

21.8 million Canadians access the Internet each month, that’s almost 70% of the population. For any given month Canadians conduct, on average, 55 searches. And it appears that the majority of us are searching in the same place. Google reigns with an overwhelming...

How do you search?

Ever wondered about how to find that site you’re looking for? Ever wondered how your customers find you? Search Engine Tips If you have a general subject in mind (like “cars”), type the word or words in the Search box and click the Search button....