With the close of 2017 quickly approaching it looks like everyone is getting their crystal ball out and making their position known regarding which way Google and  specifically organic SEO is heading in the coming months. What Google determines quality ranking factors are vague at best, and constantly changing, as they have every year. In…

Whether you’ve used a SEO service provider before, or you’re in the process of trying to understand if it’s the right choice for you, the term keyword research is probably a term you’ve seen thrown around, probably with a time frame and cost associated finding and analyzing the keywords. In today’s post I’ll do my…

By now, most people are aware that slow-loading websites are a major problem for both user experience and Google search engine rankings. That being said, identifying this problem is only half the battle. That’s where image compression comes in. If you aren’t able to create and execute a plan to actually improve (often dramatically) your…

If you’re a small local service business you’ve likely been hammered with tons of mis-worded grammatically incorrect emails from SEO experts hawking their digital marketing packages. Ranging in price anywhere from $99 all the way up to $2,000 it can be hard to distinguish the value and understand exactly what they will do for your…

In our last post, we spoke to great lengths about establishing benchmarks for page speed and images so we’re able to determine if we’re making improvements/progress or not. “What gets measured, gets managed.” Moving on to the next step, we’re going to take a look at the the one thing that, with 20% of your…

We spend a lot of time here at Momentum optimizing local business websites and it’s for a good reason – business owners in the local services vertical don’t have time to make sure their load speed time is fast or consistent or they are converting at the highest possible rate. The same can be said…