Are your meta descriptions getting you more clicks?

Many moons ago, meta descriptions may have have helped with your SEO efforts in terms of rankings. Along with the meta keywords tag, this is probably one of the most abused tags in website coding history and whilst it no longer offers a direct SEO benefit, when used wisely, can improve conversions and click throughs to your website.…

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To Phoenix a Site

In our office we observe a large number of websites, mostly our clients’ competitors and their SEO activities. During this time we have observed some interesting link schemes which pop-up frequently enough to deserve a name. In the next few posts we will reveal some of the internal jargon at Dejan SEO and describe the phenomenon in detail.…

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Google’s Muffin Top update

google muffin top

Google’s just released another algorithm update and this time, pages that have too many ads up the top, will be penalised. It’s being referred to as a the ‘page layout algorithm'[1] but at DEJAN SEO, we’re calling it the Muffin Top update as it doesn’t actually have an official name.…

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Sharing Is Caring: Defend Our Freedom To Share (Or Why SOPA is a Bad Idea)

We wrote earlier this week about the 18 January blackout protests world wide of the Stop Online Piracy Act (SOPA) and Protect IP Act). Also, the international Global community reported about it, and TED has released a video of professor Clay Shirky called “Defend Our Freedom To Share (Or Why SOPA is a Bad Idea)”.…

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English Wikipedia will go offline on Wednesday to protest against SOPA

Wikipedia, an online free-content encyclopedia, the largest self-organised and self-sustained collaboration system on the Internet, announced that the site will go down on January 18th for 24 hours to protest the Stop Online Piracy Act and the Protect IP Act. The founder of Wikipedia, Jimmy Wales, the founder of Wikipedia, contemplated this idea earlier, but has had a final decision following the announcement that Reddit — the Web news and aggregation site — will black out its services in protest of online piracy bills on Janury 18th.…

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