MAY updates: What’s happening with me and Google

Here’s another quick update on what’s happening. Again, do pardon me for the lack of updates on this blog and on social media. So far, I’ve only published one article this year. I spent weeks researching and producing that article. Big list of citation sources (and links) for local SEO in Singapore As usual, I’m spending the bulk of my time working on client’s sites. Clients I’m working on now: 1 Yoga site 2 property sites 1 designer jewelry e-commerce site 1 home loans comparison site 1 Job portal 1 Tech blog 1 IT solutions site 1 Education site 1 Wedding site...

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Big list of citation sources (and links) for local SEO in Singapore

Want to know where to get the best Singapore citations for local SEO? Read on. If you aren’t including local SEO into your overall SEO strategy, you are missing out on one of the best ways to get locally targeted search traffic to your website. Take a look at what happened when I searched for “carpet cleaning” on Google.com.sg. Google knows my location (Singapore), and high on the SERP (search engine results page) are local listings of Singapore carpet cleaning companies.  These are verified local businesses which offer carpet cleaning services, and the way that they got so high up...

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Just a minor September update (a.k.a I’m still around)

Hi all! Marcus here, still alive. This is going to be a short update. Apologies for not publishing a new post during the end of last month (September). I was supposed to publish at least 2 articles a month. Optimally that number would be 4, but I’ve got my hands full on current client projects (and I will always place emphasis on them). Here are some stuff that you may find interesting. What I did in September. I publish a case study of how I helped a client increase traffic by 327% on September 9th, and also added a new page...

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Case study: 324% surge in search traffic with On Page SEO

This is how I helped a budget constrained small business owner boost search traffic by over 300% by focusing on solving critical on page SEO problems. Client background This client that hired me last year. My role and responsibility was to find out how to improve the search visibility of the client’s website, and work with his in-house team to rectify problems. The client is in the private alternative education industry, in business for over 10 years. He has an in-house developer/web designer, and he handles content himself. He did not have enough budget for prolonged SEO campaign, so we opted for short 3 month SEO...

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Top 18 Singapore Business Directories List

Local business directories for early link building Here are the 18 best Singapore business directories to get listed on. These are (mostly) free channels to get traffic and links that new websites should definitely leverage on. What’s an online business directory? An online business directory is a website that contains listings of businesses categorised into their respective business activities. Most directories will provide details of a business such as name, address, contact information, and a link to the business website. Think of it like an online Yellow Pages for businesses. Although directories do not hold as much authority as they did in...

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