Early Month Fluctuations – Were Google Testing Something?

by Alex Graves

Google make no secret of the fact that they are constantly testing out new algorithms and changes to their current ranking factors, claiming that they make over 500 changes a year however generally changes that seem to result from these are either covered by industry blogs or announced publically within the webmaster forums as people report on what they are seeing, making this latest instance a strange one for us.

While looking over various keyword rankings on clients, testing sites and various other properties, we noticed that some keywords had seen significant movements both positive and negative but on closer inspection on a wider scale, the changes weren't so much an isolated occurrence, instead they were seen on various properties that we monitor.

Changes to the SERPs saw keyword rankings increase, others reduce and some pages appear within competitive market spaces for a short time before either vanishing from the top 3 pages  or finding their home in a lower down position (although higher than the terms were before the movements).

Read It All

Who is David Naylor?

David Naylor is the Managing Director at Bronco. This is his website where he and his expert team regularly write about the world of Search Marketing and digital trends.

Bronco is a highly respected UK Digital Agency offering a wide range of services. To learn more about us, visit Bronco or get in touch.

Follow us

Get an insight into those little things we share only on social networks.

Want to see Dave Speak? We're always sending Dave out on the road to a conference near you

Brighton SEO – I’m Speaking

by David Naylor

Not long now till I'm heading off down to Brighton SEO with Becky, this is my first time speaking there and I’m really looking forward to it. The conference is over 2 days, the 9th-10th of April, I'm speaking on the second day about the Future of Search. I'm frequently asked to

Read It All

Google to Acknowledge Mobile Friendly Factors in New Algorithm Update

by Matt Barnes

The official news came just hours ago that the world's leading search engine will be making notable changes to its mobile algorithm. Mobile friendly websites have been a key focus in recent years with businesses looking to appeal to a larger market and make browsing and purchasing on the go

Read It All

Link Removals – Gathering & Cleaning The Data

by Craig Addyman

I've thought about writing this for some time now as I think it must be difficult for in-house SEO's and marketing managers to tackle such a thing as a link analysis and the removal of bad links, sure if you only have a handful of links pointing to your site

Read It All

Speaking at the London Affiliate Conference – 2nd February

by David Naylor

This coming Monday I’m heading off down to London with Becky to speak alongside Fili Wiese and Bastian Grimm on the Advanced SEO panel and moderating the talk will be Nichola Stott. The full days schedule can be seen here. We have been speaking at the London Affiliate Conference for

Read It All

Have Google Released A Mobile Algorithm, We Think So…

by Alex Graves

Google have never made their plans for a better search engine experience a secret and have consistently tried to make changes to their search engine that would reflect what they believe to be the best search engine experience that users can find online and speculation in the industry this week

Read It All

We’re Hiring!

by Craig Addyman

To kick off the New Year we are hiring a few positions to keep up with the demand of our lovely clients and the influx of clients we have taken on over the last few months. If you like what we do and would like to be a part of

Read It All
Tools we use

About Dave

David Naylor, more commonly known as DaveN, started working in the SEO industry over 16 years ago with three major corporations releasing their database driven data, creating internal link structures and improving usability.

Find out what conferences Dave is speaking at

Meet the Team

David Naylor heads up the team of highly skilled and dedicated search marketing professionals at Bronco, to provide you with a complete solution. The rest of the Bronco team all contribute to the leading service we provide in not only Search Marketing but Web Design as well.

Meet the Bronco Team

Latest @ bronco.co.uk

Around the Web Roundup #3

Here in the Bronco office, we’ve reached the end of another busy week which has been filled with excitement, from the big things to the small – the very very small in fact as we’ve welcomed a brand new team member this week: He’s st

Read More

Get in Touch

Things are better when they’re made simpler. That’s why the David Naylor blog is now just that; a blog. No sales pages, no contact form - just interesting* info about SEO.

If you’d like to find out more about the Digital Marketing services we do provide then head over to Bronco (our main company website) to get in touch.

Get in Touch Today * Interestingness not guaranteed
Part of the Bronco family