29 March 2017

OK Google. What does Voice Search mean for SEO?

The continuing rise of mobile, smart ‘digital assistants’ such as Google’s own Home product due to launch in the UK in April, Amazon’s Alexa, plus a surge in connected devices such as in-car assistants has given rise to a shift in the way people are searching for information and products online, by using voice search instead of typing keyword searches …

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29 March 2017

Google’s Mobile-First Index

A few months ago, Google shared news that they will be releasing a mobile-first index. Something that had all SEOs talking. This mobile-first index is something that Tamar experts are keeping an eye on as it’s going to have a major impact on the world of SEO and rankings. Here’s our guide to the mobile-first index, its definitions and updates. What does …

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21 March 2017

Machine Learning Masterclass #8: The Future of Machine Learning

We have reached the end of our Machine Learning Masterclass series. Throughout this series, we have given an introduction to Machine Learning, investigated the tools being used to implement it, and explored how it is already being used in digital and video. We have looked to the future of Machine Learning in e-commerce and SEO and now to finish, we tie …

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3 March 2017

Machine Learning Masterclass #3: The Future of Machine Learning in SEO and Social

Machine Learning has become an integral part of day to day life, particularly in the digital world. Companies such as Google, Facebook, Netflix, and Amazon now use Machine Learning to continually update their services and algorithms. Google is using Machine Learning to qualify their traditional ranking algorithm with RankBrain, as we have already discussed in our previous blog. However, Machine …

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27 February 2017

Machine Learning Masterclass #2: How is Machine Learning being used in digital?

Welcome to our Machine Learning Masterclass series. Here we will be talking about the importance of Machine Learning and how this connects with the world of digital marketing. In the first instalment of our Machine Learning Masterclass series, we introduced the topic by explaining exactly how Machine Learning can be understood. In this next article, we explore ways that Machine …

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24 February 2017

Machine Learning Masterclass #1: What is Machine Learning?

Welcome to our Machine Learning Masterclass series. Here we will be talking about the importance of Machine Learning and how this connects with the world of digital marketing. Machine Learning, with its clever set-up and accurate insightful applications, is slowly becoming the buzzword in a plethora of industries. Since Google introduced RankBrain, an algorithm it developed using Machine Learning and …

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20 February 2017

Local SEO A-Z #6: What not to do

Google is paying more and more attention to local SEO, adapting to searchers’ desires to find businesses nearby to them. This makes local SEO a critical tool for businesses that want to attract nearby customers. In our last blog we looked at some key metrics that matter to local SEO. Now that we have discussed what local SEO is and …

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17 February 2017

Local SEO A-Z #5: Local SEO metrics that matter

Local SEO is becoming increasingly more competitive. Previously, Google displayed seven businesses in the “Local Pack” but this is now reduced to only three listings. This aimed to improve user experience, especially on mobile. However, it means that businesses with multiple local presences simply can’t afford to not implement a fine-tuned local SEO strategy if they want to rise to …

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13 February 2017

Local SEO A-Z #4: Local and mobile SEO – the perfect match

Local SEO is becoming increasingly more competitive. Previously, Google displayed seven businesses in the “Local Pack” but this is now reduced to only three listings. This aimed to improve user experience, especially on mobile. However, it means that businesses with multiple local presences simply can’t afford to not implement a fine-tuned local SEO strategy if they want to rise to …

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7 February 2017

Local SEO A-Z #2: Becoming ‘local’

Local SEO is becoming increasingly more competitive. Previously, Google displayed seven businesses in the “Local Pack” but this is now reduced to only three listings. This aimed to improve user experience, especially on mobile. However, it means that businesses with multiple local presences simply cannot afford not to implement a fine-tuned local SEO strategy if they want to rise to …

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