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Posts by webtuu. Software Engineers making software development easier to understand.

YouTube layout has changed – Re-design/Update

YouTube have this week revealed an insight into a possible redesign of their website.  I occasionally get these early redesign surprises because I opted in to trial Google products and updates somewhere along the line of signing up for my Google account – yes, that’s how much I love them. The latest redesign is clean, […]

Is Google killing SEO?

A recent post by Randy Brown of Grownupgeek was some food for thought in light of Google’s recent developments with their “seo killing” Panda update (see highly relevant image below) and the addition of the Google +1 tool.

What is SEO and do I need it?

If you’ve just started out a new website, one of the first things you should have asked yourself is “How do I get people to visit my site?”, and after some searching you discover something called Search Engine Optimization (SEO), a topic you will want to educate yourself on if you want to drive more […]

How to avoid Black Hat SEO techniques

SEO is an often misused art.  When you optimize your site and aren’t sure if you should be doing something or not, a simple rule is to ask yourself if you would be doing such a thing if SEO did not exist.  If not, then it isn’t natural and it probably isn’t a good idea.  If […]