Category: Images

Site Speed

There’s been a lot said about site speed recently. Two years ago, Matt Cutts indicated that site speed was now an indicator in Google Algorithm. I thought it would be informative to see just how site speed can add to…

Eye Heat Map Studies

Over the last several years there have been many studies on where a person’s eyes look when they open an Internet page. Understanding how a web searcher views search results, as well as web pages, will help in determining where…

SEO Best Practices Revisited

I thought it would be good to revisit some of the best practices for optimizing a website for ranking high in the search engines. These are practices that have been foundational and supported by Google. ON-PAGE PRACTICES Crawlable website –…

Google Image Search

There are three basic elements of an Internet web page: Text, Images and Videos. These three come in different variations and presentations, but are what make up a web page.  Google’s algorithm has done a pretty good job in crawling…

A Picture Could Be Worth A Thousand Clicks

Images shown in regular search result pages offer great marketing opportunities. Most search queries in Google image search aren’t very competitive. So images that are properly optimized can rank well in both Google image searches, as well as natural searches…

Images That Add Traffic

The adage “A picture is worth a thousand words,” can also be rephrased in the Internet world as “A picture is worth a thousand clicks.” Images, when used and formatted properly on websites, can add a thousand clicks. They are…