What makes Google Search Console so important?

When I first started with SEO, I was taught that you start with the on-site and on-page optimization long before you even consider doing anything off-page. A website that lacks solid on-site optimization, won’t respond well to any off-site work anyway. It makes sense to ensure that your website’s engine (on-page) is in a good condition,…

New client on 2 week trial: Drain Ratz

I am delighted to announce that Drain Ratz Plumbing have signed on to a new 2 week trial for local seo in the pretoria east area. During this trial, I will attempt to move their website from page 2 onto page 1 for the keyword “plumber pretoria east“. Drain Ratz offers a variety of different…

Should you be afraid of negative SEO?

I came across this article on Search Engine Watch a few days ago, and wanted to give my take on negative #SEO. While negative SEO is definitely a very real thing, and happens on a daily basis, it is not something which most business owners will encounter in their lives. I have been doing SEO…

What to do when you get the “Googlebot Cannot Access Your JavaScript and CSS Files” warning

Google sent out mass warnings to users of Search Console (previously known as Webmaster Tools). Many webmasters were alerted that: “Googlebot Cannot Access Your JavaScript and CSS Files”. This warning was issued inside of Search Console, as well as sent via email to webmasters. The email and Search Console notifications also informed webmasters that Googlebot’s inability…