Rochester SEO ranking – an exciting challenge ahead
Rochester SEO is the phrase we want to rank for but it’s not quite a simple as it sounds. Not only is there more than one Rochester, there’s even a company called Rochester SEO!
The point of this post will be two-fold. Firstly to test how things work and see if things still work the way we expect them to, and secondly to give Rochester SEO companies in Kent a change to rank. The yanks have had it too easy for too long and it’s time to make a stand and give them some competition. Any New York companies see this, we’ll be happy to quote!!
Here’s the current standings when you search Google for Rochester SEO:
How can we infiltrate New York SEO companies rankings on Google?
Here’s how; The first test is to create a little video and upload it to You Tube. The title and description contain the keyphrase ‘Rochester SEO’ and it links back to Medway SEO. Click here to view on YouTube
This page is stuffed with SEO and our classic Bulldog SEO sauce has been applied. We’ve used a few tried and tested methods and a few new ones so we’ll soon see what needs to be done to rank. We’ll revisit the ranking page soon and see how we are going. Update will appear below.
Medway SEO used a simple screen recorder program and a custom pointer to create the video – tutorial videos can be made using these tools for our customer. Contact us for more information.
Please note: All our SEO techniques are ethical and follow Google guidelines. We do not partake in ANY blackhat activities. Our results are aimed at natural search terms and human interaction with pages and websites. Feel free to contact us with any questions you may have.
We’ve been using Yoast for our SEO services for years. It’s no secret what we do and we don’t get all funny about people learning out techniques. Ask any of our customers – we want to help people learn how to manage and run websites. We don’t want you locked in, committed to pay and have no idea what to do without us. No, we want to empower WordPress users to get the best out of their sites.
Here’s a wonderful article by Yoast that shows just a few of the things we do to improve SEO.
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This was a random act of kindness (RAK) from one busker to another. Firstly, here’s a bit of background about our local Banjo Man.
Banjo Man entertains Medway
Most people local to Gillingham and Chatham will have heard the slow finger-picking sound of who we affectionately call ‘Banjo Man’ strumming away in the high streets of Medway.
Many a time I’ve found myself wandering along with some ‘plinker plink’ finger-picking tune in my head. On a good day, you can see him in his full glory standing there like Elvis Presley in his black leather ’68 comeback special’ suit, banjo astride of him while he struts around drawing attention from all around. Mostly though, he’s sat in a doorway hoping for a little change from a sympathetic passer by.
The set doesn’t change much but he is very consistent, coming out to play in all weathers. We’ve even seen him out with the revellers in Rochester and always draws a crowd of people wanting a ‘selfie’ with the musician we all see so often around the Medway Towns.
Random act of kindness for Medway Banjo Man
The day this RAK happened was a Saturday (August 1st 2015) and I was sitting outside Costa Coffee in Gillingham High Street enjoying a large latte with my wife.
Across the road, outside the Nationwide was Banjo Man having a gentle strum on his banjo. He was standing when we first arrived but it was late in the afternoon so there were not that many people in the high street.
Another guy carrying an instrument walked past and was heading for the station. We overheard him saying that he was heading up to London to catch the partygoers and busk where the people are in abundance. For this article, we’ll call him ‘London Busker’.
When he noticed Banjo Man playing, he acknowledged him and they exchanged a few words. He then continued on his way. We thought it was nice to see him stop and share a few words and we continued to enjoy our coffee, content that there were still a few kind-hearted people in Medway. I jest 🙂
London Busker returns with a box
A few minutes later we saw the London Busker return and stop outside the Nationwide near where Banjo Man was sitting. He had a box of (what looked like) Magnum ice cream lollies. We were surprised to see him offer one to the Banjo Man and when he accepted, his face lit up and he looked to be thoroughly enjoying the gesture.
He then give the best gift of all – his time.
Going back to the beginning when we first saw the London Busker, I want to note that he was not meandering along taking in the sights on the way to the station. He was on a mission to catch a train to London to earn his living and was walking at quite a pace with his guitar strapped to his back and bag packed ready for the journey.
Not only did he give the Banjo Man an ice cream, he then chose to sit with him and share both his treats and his time. We observed them both chatting away and the joy he passed on was evident. Banjo Man was smiling and chatting along as if he was hanging out in the high street with his best pal – and just for that moment he was.
It was fantastic to see one human being extend such brotherly love for another human being with absolutely no personal gain whatsoever. He was there for at least 20 minutes, if not longer – and he seemed genuinely happy to be there.
It certainly restored our faith in humanity. I just had to get a picture and share this truly humbling experience. I’m grateful to have personally witnessed it.
Time costs nothing when it means that much to another person.
If you have any further information about Banjo Man or the London Busker and would like to share it with us, please contact us
You may or may not have noticed that Google listings have changed…
Do you have a Mobile Friendly website?
If you search from a mobile device, Google now informs you which sites are optimised for mobile browsing. On the left hand side, just under the title of the website being listed, you will see ‘Mobile Friendly’. Those sites that are not optimised will be easier to avoid!
Here’s how it looks when viewed from a mobile device (in this case an iPhone 6+):
Mobile Friendly Website’s are given new priority in Google’s page listings.
50% of Google searches are now made using mobile devices. This is why they are updating their system to reduce the value of sites that don’t display well on mobiles.
You talk to us. We’ll advise the best way forward for your site. If it’s wordPress, we can simply choose a ‘Responsive’ theme or install an app that makes your site show correctly when viewed on a mobile device.
There are other ways to achieve this and we’re aware of all the options. We’ll advise you the best solution for your site and your business. Of course, we can get you listed on Google Page 1 – guaranteed. Yes, I did say GUARANTEED GOOGLE PAGE 1.
All Medway SEO sites can be made into mobile friendly websites. AT NO EXTRA CHARGE.
If you’re serious about your SEO, you’ll be wanting to make sure your site is mobile friendly pretty soon. Google is changing. The way we browse is changing. Don’t get left behind!
Make your site a Mobile Friendly Website. Contact us today.