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What is Bounce Rate and How do I Improve Mine?

What is Bounce Rate and How do I Improve Mine?

You may have heard the phrase “bounce rate”, ‘bouncing’ around in conversations surrounding web development (yes I know, we’re hilarious), but what is is bounce rate? Why and how should you improve it? In this blog we will be covering just that. Contents What is Bounce Rate? Why Should I Improve My Bounce Rate? How…

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How to Reduce Google Maps API Charges

google maps api charges

As of the 11th of July 2018 Google has announced some changes to its Map API which will affect most users who have Google Maps embedded on their site (which is most sites!) Contents What Are the Google Maps API Changes? What is the Updated Google Maps Pricing? What Are the Alternatives to the Google…

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7 Reasons Why Your Website Traffic Has Dropped

Why Has My Website Traffic Dropped?

If your website traffic has dropped, don’t panic! We have complied a simple step-by-step checklist taking you through the steps (in order) that you should take to find the cause of the drop in traffic. Contents Google Analytics Tracking Code Google Analytics IP Filters Domain Blacklist Blocked Spiders/Robots Google Search Console Warnings Google Search Console 404…

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Do I Need an SSL Certificate to Be GDPR Compliant?

Do I Need an SSL Certificate to Be GDPR Compliant?

Do I Need an SSL Certificate to Be GDPR Compliant? The short answer is yes, most websites need an SSL certificate to be GDPR compliant, but it depends on what information your website collects. Does Your Site Collect Any Information from Your Users? If your site collects and stores any information from your users then…

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Website Speed: How to Compress a Video

Website Speed: How to Compress a Video

How Video Slows Down Your Website Video content is a growing market that is quickly becoming king. In 2016, 1/3 of all online activity was spent watching a video. Therefore it is essential that if you want to capture this growing audience that you optimise your video content. Whenever a user visits a page with…

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