Entries by Tom Byrne

How to get a web page to the top of Google

To get a web page to the top of Google search results you need to play the game of search engine optimisation (SEO). Implementing SEO effectively requires a degree of experience and expertise – going in blind invites a whole range of issues that will set you back further behind than when you started. The […]

4 Prodigious Techniques To Attract High-Quality Backlinks To Your Website… And Avoid Search Engine Penalties

Google’s Panda and Penguin updates are designed to penalise websites with poor SEO practices, including unnatural link acquisitions. Unnatural links not placed editorially or vouched for by a website owner are regarded as suspicious because they aim to manipulate PageRank and violate Google’s guidelines. If you’ve followed unnatural link practices in the past, don’t be […]

Reasons Why Your Business Should Invest In SEO

For those who don’t understand SEO or have never tried it, it can be easy to understand why they don’t think it is important. However, have a think about your business goals. Some of the main goals of a business include; get to the 1st page of Google, increase traffic to your website and increase […]

What benefits does Instagram Provide to Businesses?

Instagram was launched only 6 years ago and in just the first 3 months it grew to 1 million users. Since its launch, Instagram has continued to grow and develop, and it is now one of the most powerful social media sites.   Despite this power, few businesses are yet to take full advantage of […]

Questions to Ask an SEO Company Before Signing Up For Their Services

4 Questions to Ask Before you Hire an SEO Company (and it’s not just about money) If you aren’t on the first page of results on search engines such as Google, Yahoo or Bing, you are probably aware that your potential consumers aren’t able to find you. Being on the first page of search results […]

How to get awesome online reviews for your business

If you own a business you will understand the importance of reviews. The internet has ensured that reviews remain powerful and important for all businesses because consumers are now able to easily read and write their own reviews. Tom ByrneAs a content writer at SEO Shark, Tom is tasked with creating original written content for […]

What are Backlinks?

One of the most difficult challenges of SEO is creating effective backlinks for your website. Google has placed significant importance on backlinks; therefore effective backlinks could certainly improve your search engine ranking. Although, creating backlinks isn’t easy because quality link building takes time and knowledge and it is important to remember that not all backlinks […]

Common Signs of a Bad SEO Company

When researching for a SEO company it can sometimes be difficult to determine if the company will offer you high quality SEO. A company that doesn’t offer you quality SEO is likely to harm your business. Bad SEO can not only fail in increasing the traffic to your site, but it can even decrease the […]

5 Sure-Fire Tips to Make Your Content More Shareable

It is a given that your website needs to have quality content to help improve your SEO. However, getting your content shared is the important part. The content on your website needs to be of high quality and it also must remain fresh relevant at all times. This will ensure that users on your website […]

5 Marketing Mistakes on Twitter You Should Avoid at All Costs

As many of you are aware, Twitter is a very powerful marketing tool. Many businesses use Twitter to help grow and establish their brand. There are many successful examples of brands using Twitter to their advantage. However, there are also countless businesses that fall into the trap of Twitter and are unable to use this […]