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How do you deal with Crawl Budget?

What is Crawl Budget? Crawl Budget is the total number of pages on your site that search engine crawlers can crawl and index in a given amount of time. The higher the crawl budget you have, the more content you can rank for in the search engine results pages (SERPs). Content-rich websites with lots of…

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Search Data – the force behind decision-making not just optimisation

Why it’s important to be data-driven Data is EVERYWHERE. You can collect it from your own site, get it from social networks, get it from other websites – there are limitless ways to find data to make informed decisions. But not everyone is tapping into the KEY benefits of data-driven decision making, so I’ll spell…

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Dimensions and metrics in Google Analytics 4

What is Google Analytics?  One of the most popular ways to analyze your website’s performance is through Google Analytics. Google Analytics is a free tool that provides detailed statistics and reports about your website site’s traffic.  You can track things like site visitors, page views, and average time on site. Google Analytics also provides information about which…

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BrightonSEO

You deleted how many pages? 130M! And here’s why.

Delete your pages and rank higher in search For years I’ve been telling SEO that if you are looking for a way to optimise your website from a technical SEO point of view you should consider deleting some of your website pages.  I probably sound crazy to you! But hear me out. Index Bloat and Crawl Budget…

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SEO Quality Assurance: Just How Needed Is It? 1,300 SEOs Respond

SEO Quality Assurance When it comes to SEO Quality Assurance (QA) is a huge challenge, especially for big organisations. Critical problems can (and they often do) slip past even the most vigilant of us. In-house SEOs also frequently face the issue of well-meaning web developer teams not being completely au fait with SEO and thus…

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A Technical Solution To Content Duplication

What is duplicate content? The so-called ‘duplicate content’ is a very popular term in the field of SEO (search engine optimization) used to describe content that appears on more than one web page on the same or different websites.  It can harm your rankings and many SEOs believe that extensive amounts of it can even…

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Entity SEO

Understanding Entities For SEO I’m gonna be honest with you: entities are a bit of an enigma even to the seasoned SEO. Although they’re rarely discussed they’ve been around for years and have had a massive impact on many aspects of SEO. I guess part of the reason that digital marketers don’t talk about entities…

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The underrated powers of internal linking

Nearly every talk on internal linking strategies starts with a discussion of how complicated yet how important this part of SEO is. Everybody knows that internal linking is such a simple concept, and everyone should be doing it. But when it comes to the theory, the processes surrounding internal linking, and best practices suddenly the…

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Why attend the SEMPRO Conference in Ukraine?

There’s a lot to be said for taking some time off from your day-to-day routine and embracing the change of pace that an SEO conference brings. In our busy digital marketing world, we often forget the importance of being in a live face-to-face setting with others from the SEO community. Being active in the SEO…

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Landing page report in Google Analytics 4

Recently Google announced a new version of Analytics called Google Analytics 4 (GA4) which now comes as the default option when we try to set up a new property. GA4 is an entirely new system that is not connected in any way to Universal Analytics and you can look at it as an expansion and rebranding of…