Articles by David Baxter

Google: Getting your site ready for mobile-first indexing

December 18, 2017 | 0 Comments

Getting your site ready for mobile-first indexing Google Blog December 18, 2017 Currently our crawling, indexing, and ranking systems typically look at the desktop version of a page’s content, which may cause issues for mobile searchers when that version is vastly different from the mobile [Read more..]

Google Rankings and Your Business

December 4, 2017 | 0 Comments

  An important reminder about Google Search Rankings: If they can’t find you, they can’t become clients or customers!     Are Poor Google Rankings Hurting Your Business? Here’s What You Can Do About It NoobPreneur.com December 4, 2017How Important are Your [Read more..]

Paying for Nofollow Links in Directories

November 26, 2017 | 0 Comments

Is it worth paying for links to your website from directories like the Better Business Bureau or the local Chamber of Commerce?This question was recently raised in a thread at the Local Search Forum and an earlier version of this post was written in response to that thread. One of the questions [Read more..]

Local Search: Blogging will Help Your Small Business

October 28, 2017 | 0 Comments

Keep it Local: How and Why Simple Blogging will Help Your Small Business by Scott W Johnson, NoobPreneur.com October 28, 2017Step One: The Exact Same Listing, Every Time Before you go and spend tons of money hiring people to do all sorts of search engine marketing, the very first thing you [Read more..]

Why your service business needs a website

October 27, 2017 | 0 Comments

Starting a service business? Here’s why you need a website. By Jonathan Long, GoDaddy Garage September 18, 2017 If you are starting a service business like landscaping, carpentry, or carpet cleaning, here are some of the benefits and reasons uou need a website. Why you need a website for your [Read more..]

Websites to sell crafts

September 7, 2017 | 0 Comments

Looking for ways to sell your crafts to make a little extra money, but not ready for your own website? This article from GoDaddy discusses the Best Websites to Sell Crafts and the Pros and Cons of each option. The 6 best websites to sell crafts by Ashley Grant, GoDaddy Garage September 7, 2017 Do [Read more..]

How Independent Contractors can Help Your Small Business

September 2, 2017 | 0 Comments

An interesting article discussing some of the reasons small business are reluctant to hire independent contractors (freelancers) and debunking some of the myths that are barriers to hiring a freelancer. The Truth About Hiring and Managing Independent Contractors in Your Business by Rieva Lesonsky, [Read more..]

Marketing Myths for Small Business Owners

August 31, 2017 | 1 Comment

Marketing Myths Small Business Owners Should Stop Believing by Meaghan McCarthy, Search Influence August 29, 2017When you’re running a small business, it’s often up to you or a member of a very small team to research and make all decisions for the business. And when you’re trying to [Read more..]

Chrome Extension Attacks Target Site Owners

August 17, 2017 | 0 Comments

PSA: 4.8 Million Affected by Chrome Extension Attacks Targeting Site Owners Wordfence.com August 17, 2017 In June, July and August, developers of the following Chrome extensions had their login credentials stolen through a phishing attack. The extensions affected are:Web Developer – Versions [Read more..]

Get ready now for Google’s Mobile First Index

July 23, 2017 | 0 Comments

Google’s Mobile First Index is not expected top go live until some time next year (2018). But that doesn’t mean you should wait until 2018 to make sure your site conforms to the mobile search criteria. Prepare now and you’ll get the “ready now” bonus when Google starts [Read more..]
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