Google Rankings

Are Hyphenated Domains Really Spammy?

Posted by on September 18, 2011 at 2:25 pm

  There is always a lot of talk in the SEO industry about how hyphenated domains are spammy, but are they always? One example I have come across recently is a Volkswagen website, This is obviously a legitimate real world business, so will the hyphens really be harming their rankings? Well with some further […]

Google is so fast at indexing a page!

Posted by on February 15, 2011 at 8:28 pm

It always does amaze me how fast Google is at indexing new pages that are created on the web. I created a post about the hCard rich snippet and within 5 minutes Google had indexed the page and it was ranking at position 6. I have seen this happen many times before and in competitive […]

How to get to #1 on Google in 48hrs…

Posted by on December 13, 2010 at 7:23 pm

How do you get to #1 on Google and occupy the 40% of the SERPs? Simple! Choose a non-competitive keyword to target….like your name… Out of pure vanity today, I decided to Google myself. This blog was created 48hrs ago on Saturday afternoon, and it has not only been crawled by Google but it is […]