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Is your traffic disappointing?

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Content that’s King.

Not an Indulgence

Writing For SEO helps you get maximum leverage from your content. It contains my distilled knowledge and experience from more than a decade helping clients boost their traffic, improve their performance on search engines and increase their revenue.

Read the blog for information and ideas. Leave a comment if you have any questions. Or get in touch if you want to talk about content creation, strategy, consultancy or training.

Incidentally, if you’re wondering about how content can be an indulgence, here are my thoughts.

The Latest From My Blog

Three Rules To Kill Comment Spam On Your WordPress Blog

Once your blog starts appearing on natural search engine results, something else starts appearing, too. Comment spam. I got asked the other day how I cope with the rubbish that gets posted automatically on Writing For SEO. How much time does removing it take up? The...

My top social shares last week

I share on Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn and Google Plus. These are the posts that got the most shares. How You Can Remove A Page From Google in Three Steps Think Twice Before Using Top Of The Page In AdWords Infographic: Digital To Grow To 75% Of Marketing Budgets In...

Remove A Page From Google In Three Steps

A question in a comment led me to an answer that I think deserves a wider audience, as it led me to explain how to remove a page from Google. If you’ve ever wanted to do that, here’s how. But before I get into that, here’s how this post started:...

Top Posts on Wednesday 2 July 2014

It’s about time for another Top Posts, I think. Here they are: Header tags and how you use them in SEO Copy How many h1 tags can you have on a page? How to write a killer About Us page What does SEO mean? How do you define it? Is the Google Sandbox back? Did it...

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Key Phrase Insights

Affordable Key Phrase Research for Start-ups, Small Businesses and Bloggers

 You’re going to create lots of content to attract people to your site.

But do you know which content will do it for you? Which key phrases are your customers are searching on? Or which ones you can rank for in the shorter term?

Key Phrase Insights finds the right key phrases for you

Key Phrase Research can be a lot of work.

I once ended up with over 40,000 key phrases from which to sift out the gems. My laptop choked on them!

But with a small site – or by focusing on just the most important section of a larger site – the numbers become more manageable.

And by delivering straightforward, easily actionable recommendations rather than providing detailed reports for marketing departments, I can reduce time spent on Key Phrase Research.

Find out more about Key Phrase Insights.

Resources - essentials I use all the tiime

My recommended tools and services

These are some of the things I use for Writing For SEO, other sites and my consulting. I use them because they’re good, and I’m very happy to recommend them to you.

  • WP-Engine – the best WordPress hosting I know of. Worth every penny for the time it saves me
  • Hootsuite - makes running social media campaigns easy. Hootsuite is incredibly powerful and flexible, and is one of the few third-party tools to interact with Google Plus
  • – the tool I use every day to breeze through my Twitter interactions in just a few minutes. is the difference between getting social media done and leaving it until the next day
  • Buffer - allows me to queue posts to all the major social media platforms

Some are paid for, yet many are free or have a free version.

Read about more of my favourite services and tools.

What they’re saying about Writing For SEO

Is that…one reason why [Writing for SEO] places so high in a Google Search?

Quentin Hardy, Deputy Tech Editor, The New York Times