52% Organic Keyword Growth in 20 Days With Content Analysis

After a bad October-November period, one of my sites had lost 16% of its Organic Keywords. Not the worst thing in the world, but as one of the KPI’s (Key Performance Indicators) that I like to track it was enough to require my attention. In cases like this there can be dozens of potential reasons …

Household Income Manipulation – Statistics Manipulation

Here’s another statistic that is widely reported as improving. In September 2017 the average household income in the United States was reported as an all-time high of $59,039 on average. This seems like a good thing and instils confidence in the administration and the economy. However it ignores the fact that more young adults are …

Employment Figure Manipulation – Statistics Manipulation

One key thing about statistics is that they can be made to look great. In a world obsessed with data and statistics we’ve actually become amazing at making things that are in fact quite bad look great. In Austerity Britain, we have cited better employment rates almost every year since the Recession of 2008 began. …

On Democracy

Democracy is defined as; “Government by the people; a form of government in which the supreme power is vested in the people and exercised directly by them or by their elected agents under a free electoral system.” – Dictionary.com Democracy is widely accepted as the most liberal form of governance, offering freedom for the masses …

Link Building Is Situational, Knowing When & When Not To Build Links

Being involved in SEO for a long time has meant that I’ve met a lot of people, some of whom I would consider good friends. Part of that friendship is hearing about the latest successes and “failures”, offering advice and generally saying “there, there” when something horrific happens. This year we’ve had two fairly large …