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How to get ahead in online retail this summer
By CloudroviaA lot is changing in online retail, big brands are going D2C (Direct-to-Consumer), shopper behaviour is changing drastically every month & brick-mortar retailers are falling down the charts. (e.g. Ocado is now worth more than the top 3 physical UK supermarkets combined). With growth, comes competition. Small margins will make the difference & you'll have to think outside the box to get ahead. Customer experience is key, after-sale engagement is important. Build a rapport. Read More
Why are you still not producing content for Google?
By CloudroviaIt doesn’t matter what your website does. It doesn’t matter what your business does. You need to start producing online … Read More
How to Supercharge an Internet Business in just 3 Steps
By CloudroviaSo you’ve hit a plateau & you need fresh ideas. Perhaps you don’t know what exactly needs to change but … Read More
Is your website ready for the next Google update? (Core Web Vitals)
By CloudroviaAs always, Google's newest update could make or break your business. We're here to make sure that you're ready. The change is coming in the form of metrics called Core Web Vitals (CWV). Google is going to be looking into how fast your site loads, how interactive it is & how stable it is. These will join the current metrics grouped as Page Experience Signals (PES) which are all UX statistics...these are things like mobile usability, HTTPS, pop-ups etc.Read More
What you wish you knew about ‘Google My Business’
By CloudroviaGoogle My Business has too many options. Lucky for you, we've done the research & know which fields actually make a difference to your visibility on the SERP. There are only 5 that matter.Read More
Don’t have an SSL? These facts show that you’re pissing in the wind.
By Cloudrovia3 Letters. SSL. You need a secure website. HTTPS now makes up 99% of Organic search results on Google. Meaning all search results #1-#10 are sites that have an SSL Certificate. If you don't have one, you are falling by the wayside. Even when we get down to result number #50 (page 5) the sites are 94% HTTPS. Simply put, Google is giving a heavy preference to sites that carry an SSL Certificate, after all Google is built to serve the searcher so offering secure results is a key part of their commitment to searchers. Especially after the Major Internet Security breaches this year. Secure sites are no longer just an option. Google has recently called SSL/HTTPS a "lightweight ranking signal", the facts above support this too. Don't for a second think HTTPS alone with get your ranking up but know that without it you're just pissing in the wind. Read More
Work Smart. Here are the 3 types of clicks that Google values the most.
By CloudroviaAre you wandering if your website engagement level affects your Google rank? It does. How they do it is still up for debate but we know one thing for sure. They factor clicks; not just any clicks, specifically click-throughs, long-clicks & last-clicks. Lets take a brief look at a few ways to improve your clicks & get the attention your brand deserves.Read More
Google has given you the blueprint, why aren’t you using it?
By CloudroviaIt's 2021 & you've got no excuse not to understand your data. Lucky for you, it's easier than ever. Google have released 5 data tools that practically give you the blueprint for digital perfection. It's the kind of guidance you've dreamt of; simply input your data, hit send & you will open up a world of analytics. Not only do these tools give you macro data on any industry but also incredibly personalised metrics. They all create a checklist of improvements for your domain, to get you to the top tier. What a time to be alive. Lets take a look at them:Read More