Google Search Console. Let’s be fair, it’s a gem of a tool!
Having a problem with a page? Not getting enough traffic? Not seeing your site on Google?
Google Search Console is always my first stop for diagnosing any potential problems with my indexing and ranking!
But that’s skipping a few steps. Let’s bring it right back down to the basics.. How do we get this thing working?
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May the 4th be with you!
As Star Wars day is upon us, some have gone out of their way to celebrate our new favourite micro-holiday.
It looks like this year, Google have topped the list with a number of updates to Google Search Console.
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Welcome back everybody. In this weeks Spoonfed guide, I’m going to be talking about a term that evaded me for quite some time when I was starting off in my SEO journey; the canonical tag.
I, like many an SEO, was looking at that MOZ Site Crawl Report and seeing all of those pages flagged as “Missing Canonical Tag”, thinking to myself “what in the name of God is a canonical tag?”.
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Welcome back everybody! One question I’ve seen come up again and again is that of redirects; What are they? What is the difference between a 301 redirect and a 302 redirect and when should you use them?
Well, wonder no more! This Spoonfed guide will bring you through redirects, the difference between a 301 and a 302 and when is the most appropriate time to use either of them.
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Welcome back everyone. In this weeks Spoonfed SEO guide, we’re going to be taking a look at how you can track button clicks with Google Tag Manager.
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What exactly is organic search traffic? You’ve heard them talking about it, you’ve read it in the monthly SEO and analytics reports.
Apparently there’s loads of different “traffic types” coming to your site. Well, that’s great! But what does it mean?
In this Spoonfed SEO piece, we’re going to be looking at the different traffic types coming to your website, what they mean and why we want them!
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Welcome back Spoonfeeders! Today we’re going to be looking at how to add Google Analytics with Tag Manager.
I’ve seen this asked a lot recently. I’ve also seen far too many people adding Google Tag Manager and Google Analytics separately or incorrectly adding either tool.
So I’m going to guide you through the set-up step by step. That’s right people, strap yourselves in ‘cause you’re about to get Spoonfed!
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Welcome back Spoonfeeders! (Told you I was sticking with it!)
Today we’re going to be taking a look at the meta description. One of the more under-utilised and underestimated aspects of any SEO campaign.
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Welcome back Spoonfeeders! Yes, I just said that and yes I’m going to open every new post with it!
One thing I’ve noticed and it was certainly something I struggled with at the beginning of my career; having to Google every new term I was faced with.
Let’s face it, not everyone knows their canonical tag from their elbow. Hell, I didn’t even know what it was after I read my first few articles.
Want to know why? Because nobody broke it down, nobody Spoonfed it to me.
Well buckle up, spoonfeeders! Let’s jump straight in!
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Welcome to Spoonfed SEO, a site dedicated to breaking down the simple practices of digital marketing which are often over-complicated.
We’re not here to over complicated a simple topic, we’re here to spoonfeed it!
So here we go!
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