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google-analytics-referral-spam Sep 01,2016

Google Analytics Referral Spam – Are you getting tons of hits to your website, quite often from Russia and seeing in your analytics that the Russian traffic has a 100% bounce rate? More often than not it’s Google Analytics referral spam. This “Ghost traffic” can be a real pain, giving you an incorrect bounce rate …

Sucuri Wordpress Plugin Review Aug 04,2016

How to fix hacked WordPress websites and how to prevent your WordPress website getting hacked again! WordPress is the most popular open source Content Management System (CMS) on the market today. It’s free cost, ease of use and millions of readily available plugins make it an irresistible choice for web developers and business small and …

Fix common SEO mistakes Aug 02,2016

You aren’t alone in being confused with the complexities of SEO, but you may be surprised to learn that many websites still struggle with the basics of Search Engine Optimisation – And this gives you the chance to make some gains on those who struggle with the foundations. Even better news about these 5 common …

Lifespan of Social Media content Aug 02,2016

[Thoughts] Social Media Content Lifetime Span Visitors want your latest content and they want it now! – That’s a fact. Within a few hours a tweet and Facebook post can be banished into the dark pits of the web and never seen again. As humans we crave the latest information and being conditioned with “on-demand” …

Aug 01,2016

They’re probably a lot higher than you think! Most say that the average conversion rate is 0.5%-1%, which is probably true for most average run of the mill Landing Pages with very little optimisation or web development work done. However, a recent study by SearchEngineLand.com found that the average Landing Page Conversion Rate was in …

Jul 26,2016

“Online sales psychology is a set of principles and processes that have been proven to increase a websites Conversion Rate” – Craig Murphy, ALT Agency. Not just another word for Conversion Rate Optimisation (CRO), Online Sales Psychology is a term and process coined by ALT agency that has been proven* to increase the number of …

Oct 27,2015

ALT, the Birmingham based web design agency, has added another jewel to their crown by being named as a winner in the 2015 UK Corporate Excellence Awards. Picking up the award for “Results Driven Web Agency of the Year” this marks another successful year for ALT agency who are heading for a record year in …

Aug 12,2015

Email marketing – A new challenge for 2015. (Updated October 2017)   The right time There are a number of times considered the best time to send emails. If most people are in the office and start work at 8am then it’s a good bet the first they will be doing is checking their emails, …

Aug 06,2015

What you need to know regarding the Google Panda update 2015. It’s still early days just yet but it appears that Google has made a change to its SERPS and it appears that sites that “piggy-back” other people’s brands have been hit the hardest. For example take a search term around “Red bull” or “Facebook” …

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