Website Optimisation and Technical SEO News

The latest website optimisation technical SEO news from DOM Marketing, a UK based retail marketing agency.

11th April 2018

Google My Business Adds Business Descriptions

A recent post from Google to the social media platform Twitter has announced that the Big G is now offering the option to add a business description …

4th April 2018

British and Hold a .EU Domain?  Here’s what you need to know

The European Commission has announced that UK businesses and individuals will not be able to hold .EU domains once Brexit takes effect.  This means that as many …

28th March 2018

What is SEO? – A Basic Guide

Online is a growing area for many businesses, so it makes sense for you to be represented as well as possible by your website.  The first struggle …

13th March 2018

Female Led Business Icons on Google

To celebrate International Women’s Day, Google has added a new signal to its knowledge panel to signify a female-led business. The new badge also appears in local search …

13th March 2018

People Also Ask Adds Answers

Google has begun testing an improvement to its “People also Ask” feature meaning the service in some cases now answers the questions as well as posing them. …

30th January 2018

Google Adds “Best” Category to Carousel

There are occasionally services from Google that launch in the USA, yet never make it to the UK marketplace. It remains to be seen if the new …

24th January 2018

Bing Adds Appointments

Bing Local Search has added an appointment booking system to its local search results panel that allows search users to book appointments or make reservations directly from …

24th January 2018

Google Speed Update Coming Soon

Google has announced that from July 2018, mobile page speed ranking will form part of mobile search results. The new ranking algorithm was announced on 17th January …

8th January 2018

Google Confirms Mid-December Search Changes

Google has now confirmed that it made a number of changes to its search ranking algorithm during the middle of December 2017.  The movement which first appears …

30th June 2017

WordPress Signals End to HTTP Support

Google has been attempting to bring sites to the HTTPS security standard for some time, and it looks as though the message has been heeded by WordPress.  …