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What types of businesses benefit most from local SEO strategies?

In today’s blog post we have Thomas Eder of Sawgrass Digital Marketing here to tell us about the types of businesses that benefit most from SEO, why SEO isn’t right for every business, and how you can predict if SEO will have a high ROI. Thomas has also included a simple formula you can use […]

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5 Ways to Add More Authority To Your Writing

In today’s blog post we have Dave Schneider of NinjaOutreach telling us about 5 ways to add more authority to your writing. He provides some great tips on how you can do it to increase trust in your content and even grow your business. Correct me if I’m wrong, but nobody is writing for people […]

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Google Flip-flops Regarding Press Releases

For quite some time us SEOs have been using press releases as one of the many things we help rank our own sites and our client’s sites. They allow us to get our client’s info out to many different media outlets and their websites with links back to our client’s site from authority websites. These […]

How you increase your rankings on search engines: Cartoon

In case you are all wondering, you need to figure out this math problem in order to rank better in the search engines. Sort of reminds me of Matt Damon’s character in Goodwill Hunting who solved the math problem at M.I.T.

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The Rumours Of The Demise of SEO is Premature

Everyday I read through blogs that say SEO is dead. Usually this comes from either: Fear mongers People trying to sell a product or informational book about getting traffic without SEO Uninformed journalists not in the SEO industry People saying the new SEO is social signals Obviously SEO (search engine optimization) is not dead. It’s […]

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Don’t Let Google Get Away With This

  On October 4 of 2013, Google released the updated version of their algorithm which included their fifth confirmed release of the “Penguin” update. Google called it “Penguin 2.1”. This update was far more punitive than the previous updates and decimated businesses. Some lost everything. They went from having lots of traffic to none overnight […]

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Enfold Theme Options Not Showing: The Solution in WordPress

Enfold is a fantastic theme for WordPress that we are using here at Hurricane Web Design for a number of our clients. You can make beautiful and mobile responsive websites right within the WordPress dashboard without having to get your hands dirty in CSS that much. Recently, we had a client who had their contact […]

The Evolution of Social Media

Looking at this info-graphic I would never have thought the CB radio was a form of social media, but it really was. I can remember back in the mid-70s when I was about 6 years old on a vacation in Southern California at a family friends house watching them use their CB. They would be […]

WordPress 3.9: What’s New for Web Designers

WordPress is a content management system that can be used by anyone to build, design and maintain a blog or website. It’s an open source CMS, which means it’s free to everyone to use. Initially, WordPress was intended to be just an easy way for internet users to set up blogs. However, due to the […]

The State of Small Business in 2013 (Info-graphic)

Want to know what small business will look like in 2013? AWeber surveyed over 3,000 small business owners from around the globe. Data and infographic by AWeber