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Mobile Friendly Test Bookmarklet

Mobile Friendly Test Bookmarklet Instantly check the that your pages are mobile friendly with the Google Mobile friendly Test Bookmarklet. Drag the following link to your bookmarks bar and use it to test if the web page you are currently on is mobile friendly. Check if Mobile Friendly Alternatively: You can check pages manually using […]

How To Get More Google Reviews With A Google Review Link Button

How to get more Google Reviews on Google Maps and Google Local The ideal way to get more Google reviews is by creating your own Google Reviews Link which you can then display on your own website – See instructions on How to Create a Google Reviews Link below. Once you have created your Google […]

Google Business Finder

Google Business Finder Find a business on Google Maps Google Business Finder  

What Triggers Google Alerts Do some websites trigger Google Alerts more than others?

What Triggers Google Alerts? I don’t tend to use Google Alerts that often, but whilst the SEO Hero Contest is on I decided to set up a Google Alert for SEO Hero. Since setting the SEO Hero Alert up I am noticing that some websites appear to trigger Google Alerts that I see on a […]

The Best SEO in the UK

The Best SEO in the UK A website owner asked me Who is the best SEO to use when optimising my website? The answer I gave surprised him! You are There is nothing more helpful when doing SEO than having an enthusiastic, knowledgeable, socially active website owner. Half the SEO battle is done and a […]

Google Structured Data Testing Tool Bookmarklet

Google Structured Data Testing Tool Bookmarklet Instantly check the structured data of any page with the Google Structured Data Testing Tool Bookmarklet Drag the following link to your bookmarks bar and use it to test the Structured Data of the page you are on. Check Structured Data Alternatively: Check Pages Manually Enter full URL  

Who will win the Google Maps War – The Google Geeks or The Google Suits?

Who will win the Google Maps War – The Google Geeks or The Google Suits? I’ve been following the Google Maps battles for over a decade now and we are still no clearer as to who will win the big Google Maps war between the Google Geeks and the Google Suits. One things for sure, […]

Hex Dec Converter

Hex Dec Converter and Dec Hex Converter for Large Numbers Use the Hex Dec converter to convert from Hexadecimal to Decimal Use the Dec Hex converter to convert from Decimal to Hexadecimal SEO Hero Finders – See The full version at Hex Dec Converter and Dec Hex Converter for Large Numbers Hex Dec Converter Enter […]

Top 10 SEO Tips

The Top 10 SEO Tips you won’t find on any SEO Forums or Blogs Top 10 SEO Tips for High Rankings – The busty bra technique – Lift and separate: If you are going to interlink multiple websites be very careful about lifting and separating and don’t take shortcuts by lifting content from money sites […]

What Does Google Like

What Does Google Like Google likes pages to be primarily for users, not for search engines. Google likes a clear navigation system with every page being reachable from another reachable page on the same website ideally using anchor text that provides information about the page being linked to. Google likes other websites linking to a […]

Free SEO Advice

Free SEO Advice The Free SEO Advice fact sheet that SEO Companies wanted to see Banned SEO Advice to boost Google Rankings – The foundations for SEO Campaigns There are generally considered to be two types of SEO – On-page optimisation and off-page optimisation, the first part of this Free SEO Advice fact sheet concentrates […]

55 Character Titles

55 Character Titles 512px Titles Lots of people try to learn SEO by reading what others have written, I will let you in to a little secret here, the best way to learn SEO is from experimenting, testing and researching.

Google CID Converter

Google CID Converter Convert your Google CID in to a Google LRD Enter Your Google CID number

Google Cached Snapshot Checker

Google Cached Snapshot Checker Bookmarklet Now that Google have removed the ability to check the cached snapshot of a page from the Google Toolbar I have created a new Google cached snapshot checker bookmarklet so you can check the Google cache of any page you are on. Drag the following link to your bookmarks bar […]

Latest Google Review Links

Latest Google Review Links These new ways of creating Google Review links are ideal if you know your Google CID numbers and LRD numbers. Simple enter your details in boxes below to create your Google Review Link. Version 3 – Goes to your existing reviews 1st with an option to click to write a review. […]

Google My Business Tools & SEO Tools

Google My Business Tools & SEO Tools A selection of our favourite tools and tricks for Google My Business listings. Google Business Finder Find a business on Google Maps Google Business Finder   Google Structured Data Testing Tool Bookmarklet Instantly check the structured data of any page with the Google Structured Data Testing Tool Bookmarklet […]

Create a Google Reviews Link

Create your own Google Review Link Replace the CID and Business Name below with your own name and number to create your own Google reviews link. Use the 1st form to test your link and once happy it is working use the 2nd form to create your own review link. Test on Google Here Enter […]

Google Local Search

Want more control over Google Location Search? Trick Google in to thinking you are searching from any location Enter any location below to trick Google in to thinking you are searching from that location. Use Version 1 to see link on this site 1st, Use Version 2 to go direct to Google Let me know […]

Definition of Google RankBrain

Definition of Google RankBrain Rather than Google analysing a web page and matching it to a search term, RankBrain puts more emphasis on analyzing the search term and matching it to a web page.

Mobilegeddon or Mobilegenesis

It wasn’t Mobilegeddon it was Mobilegenesis The so called Mobilegeddon wasn’t the end it was the beginning of Mobile Friendliness being a ranking factor in Google. Maybe it should have been called Mobilegenesis all along 🙂 “Getting good, relevant answers when you search shouldn’t depend on what device you’re using. You should get the best […]

Check Your Business Listing on Google Map Maker

Check Your Business Listing on Google Map Maker This can be used to check your Google My Business listing on Google Map Maker. It shows if your listing has been claimed and provides a history of all edits made to your listing. Note: You must be signed in to your Google account to use this. […]

JSON Generator for Articles

JSON Generator for Articles The UKSBD JSON-LD article markup generator helps you create valid JSON-LD markup for Articles, News Articles, Tech Articles, Blog Posts, etc. Simply complete the form below to create your JSON-LD Article Markup and copy n paste it within your own article. This tool provides the basic semantic markup required for articles, […]

How to find your Google CID number

How to find your Google CID number to make a Google Reviews link 1. Sign in to your Google My Business account go to your dashboard – https://business.google.com/dashboard 2. Click on the Edit button 3. Scroll to bottom of the page, right click where it says Google Maps and copy the shortcut 4. You will […]

JSON Generator for News Articles or Blog Postings

JSON Generator for News Articles or Blog Postings I created a very basic little JSON Generator for News Articles or Blog Postings today. You simply fill in some basic details about the News Article or Blog Posting you have made to create JSON-LTD Markup that you can then copy n paste to your article.

The Google Digital Garage

The Google Digital Garage ~ Make the most of the web The Digital Garage is a personalised learning plan set up by Google to help you get the digital skills you need to grow your business. Completely free, you can learn what you want when you want, with the aid of free tutorials, videos and […]

The Google Digital Garage Badges

The Google Digital Garage Badges Google sent me my Google Digital Garage Badges today, It makes me feel like a boy scout again, I will wear them with pride 🙂 I also received my Google Digital Marketing Online Training Certificate

Set your Location for Google Search

Want more control over Google Location Search? Trick Google in to thinking you are searching from any location Enter any location below to trick Google in to thinking you are searching from that location. Use Version 1 to see results on Google, use Version 2 to see results on this site. Let me know which […]

Changes to Google Locations Settings and Google My Business

Update May 2016 UKSBD have created a little tool that tricks Google in to thinking you are searching from another location. You can set your location, search phrase and even how many results you want returned – see more here – Trick Google in to thinking you are searching from any location Have the changes […]

Google search tools location settings broken?

Update May 2016 UKSBD have created a little tool that tricks Google in to thinking you are searching from another location. You can set your location, search phrase and even how many results you want returned – see more here – Trick Google in to thinking you are searching from any location   Update 1st […]

Has changes to Google Locations Settings Killed SEO Dead

Has changes to Google Locations Settings Killed SEO Dead Changes to Google Location settings makes tracking Google positions harder Are the new Google location settings permanent or just a bug? Some of us noticed a few months ago that Google were tinkering with Location settings – Google search tools location settings broken? and Has Google […]

New Google Local Review Button

Would you like a New Google Review Button like This? See Our Latest Reviews on Google To create your Google Review Button enter your Google CID number and LRD number in the boxes below. If you do not know these number post your Google Local URL in the comments below and we will find them […]

How to Increase Your Google+ View Count

How to Increase Your Google+ View CountDiscover how to increase your Google Plus view count A simple Google+ Profile Diagnosis tool that may help you discover why your Profile View count is lower than expected Sim 64 have created a simple Google+ Profile Diagnosis tool that may help you discover why your Profile View count […]

Google Cached but not Indexed

Google Cached but not Indexed A Google cached v indexed test What came 1st the cached or the indexed? Intrigued? written on 2015-11-02 by Terry Simmonds SEO expert at UKSBD SEO Services

See your Google Local Page in Google

See your Google Local Page in Google Results Pages If you do not know what a Google CID is use this one for a demonstration 796927302689910285 Google CID:     See Your Local Listing in the Knowledge Graph for any Keyword Want to see your website and Google+ Local Listing top ranked on Google and […]

Find the Latest Google Patents

Want to know Where to Find the Latest Google Patents? A quick search facility for the latest Google Patents This search facility helps you find all the latest patents assigned to Google Inc. How to find the latest Google Patents Use the button below to find the latest patents assigned to Google Use next and […]

SEO For Small Business Owners

SEO For Small Business Owners How Can SEO Help Small Business Owners? Free advice on how Search Engine Optimisation can benefit small business owners A well optimised small business website can pay dividends. We have optimised a number of websites for local business owners and often hear back from them that they no longer pay […]

Google Cached Snapshot Checker

Google Cached Snapshot Checker NEW VERION 19/06/15 See the Google Cached Snapshot of Web Pages View Google Cached Snapshot of Page Enter full URL   View Text Only Google Cached Snapshot of Page Enter full URL   View Source of Google Cached Snapshot of Page Enter full URL Please +1 this if you found it […]

What is linkbaiting

What is linkbaiting? What to do when someone in the pub asks you what Linkbaiting is. I was having a discussion the other day with some mates in the pub who wondered what exactly it was I did. They knew I worked from home doing webwork, but most thought that meant I just sold things on […]

Google Business Directory Coming Soon

Google Business Directory Coming Soon Originally published on April 2nd 2015 Google has had a mish mash type of business directory for years first using the Google Directory (a parallel DMOZ), Google Maps, Google Places, Google Local, Google My Business. All have been a mess, and in my opinion the reason being was because they […]

Using Personalised Number Plates for SEO

Using Personalised Number Plates for SEO I came up with the idea a few months ago of using personalised number plates as a way of advertising. SEO may not be a common terminology to the general public yet, but as more and more small business owners know what it stands for now, I decided to […]

UK SEO Leads For Sale

UK SEO Leads For Sale Now that we have redesigned the registration form on UK Small Business Directory we decided it was about time we updated the SEO Leads section of SBLR. The new system asks people if they would like more information about a range of Search Engine Optimisation packages devised to help small […]

Optimising for services operating in 30 mile radius

Optimising for services operating in small radius I often wonder what is the point of a local service provider optimising their websites for national terms. Don’t get me wrong I’m not saying stop trying to rank for generic words and phrases, but if you are a local landscape gardener who is only really prepared to […]

SEO Services South Warwickshire

SEO Services South Warwickshire We don’t create a song and dance – we just rank websites Let our SEO Expert demonstrate the type of SEO Services that boost your CTR SEO Services South Warwickshire provided by UKSBD Video Demonstration: SEO Services South Warwickshire Video Mark-up Demonstration using VideoObject

EV Mechanics Directory

EV Mechanics Directory I’m seriously been thinking about getting an Electric Car in the new year and will make an appointment soon to test drive a Renault Zoe. It was whilst looking at the ZOE EV that I had the idea to create a new little EV Mechanics Directory website. One of my niggling doubts […]

Wasp Nest Removal

Wasp Nest Removal Find local Wasp Nest Removal Companies in your town Wasp Nest Removal Abbots Langley Wasp Nest Removal Aberdeen Wasp Nest Removal Abingdon Wasp Nest Removal Accrington Wasp Nest Removal Aldershot Wasp Nest Removal Alfreton Wasp Nest Removal Amersham Wasp Nest Removal Ampthill Wasp Nest Removal Andover Wasp Nest Removal Armadale Wasp Nest […]

UK Pest Controllers Directory

UK Pest Controllers Directory Just a little experimental UK Pest Controllers Directory site listing UK Pest Control companies by county or town. Pest Controllers in Aberdeenshire Pest Controllers in Angus Pest Controllers in Argyll and Bute Pest Controllers in Avon Pest Controllers in Bedfordshire Pest Controllers in Berkshire Pest Controllers in Birmingham Pest Controllers in […]

Tidying up an old site

I’m slowly getting around to moving an old site to https and tidying it up. I’ve done these main pages; Wheelchair Ramps Portable wheelchair ramps – lightweight portable ramps folding ramps and telescopic wheelchair ramps Modular Wheelchair Ramps : Modular Wheelchair Ramp Systems Modular wheelchair ramps for self installation or fully installed Aerolight Classic Wheelchair […]

Improving NAP Citations with microdata

Improving NAP Citations with Microdata Sim64 SEO NAP Citations Shipston-on-Stour Warwickshire CV36 5HG 01608 685039 tj@sim64.co.uk www.sim64.co.uk/uk/improve-your-nap-citations-improve-your-local-search/ SEO Company who specialise in helping small local businesses improve their online presence and NAP Citations. JSON Generator for Local Business Complete form to create your JSON organization mark-up Business Name: Street Address: Town or City: County: Postcode: […]

What is __sid=0 in Google+

What is __sid=0 in Google+ external links Google have made some big changes in how you can link in Google+ Pages One of them is adding #__sid=0 on to the end of some external links. Does anyone know what __sid=0 means? Update 21/05/2013: –  Google are aware of the #__sid=0 bug in Google+ What is […]

Keywords Finder Tool

UKSBD Keywords Finder Tool The UKSBD SEO Keyword Checker helps you find keywords and key phrases related to the category you select. Use drop down arrow to select category and find keywords related to that category.

Google Penguin Recovery Graphs

Brace yourself ~ Google Penguin Recovery Graphs are Coming Oh no – I can see it now! How long before every SEO Expert and his dog start publishing graphs showing how their brilliant work has helped their clients recover from Google Penguin penalties 🙁 Tweet Share

Multiple search boxes on google homepage

Multiple search boxes on google homepage I saw a discussion today about how much google is changing and especially how they are mixing in other things (product search, video search, local business center, news, etc.) in with organic search pages. This made me think how much better google would be if they just kept these […]

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