How to add an address to the Royal Mail database

Since moving into the Technology Centre, I have been trying to find out how to get my address to show up on the Royal Mail database. As it turns out it is no more difficult than sending an e-mail but as I couldn’t find anything through Google, I thought I would post this in the […]

Adam Arnold fails at… being Adam Arnold

Yep. That’s right. I fail at… being me! Towards the latter end of 2008 I became interested in the way search engines work as I realised it was almost impossible to find me by Googling “Adam Arnold”. Why did this matter? At the time I had just been invited to join the Courvoisier Future 500 […]

#sbs SEO freebie for Dottie Designs

In October last year I completed an #sbs SEO freebie for Susan Bonnar of Dottie Designs and in this post I am simply repeating what I said at the time with a few small tweaks. I am doing so as I noticed Susan asking the twittersphere for help on meta tags. They’re easy when you […]

#sbs SEO freebie for Daddy Natal

Welcome to the #sbs club, Dean Beaumont and Daddy Natal! Dean Beaumont, the only fully qualified male Antenatal Educator in the UK, provides unique targeted support for expectant and new dads, through his business Daddy Natal: Antenatal Classes for Men run By Men. The Basics of Search Engine Optimisation Regular readers of my #sbs SEO freebies […]

#sbs SEO freebie for Alyssa Smith

Before I get into any detail, I must congratulate Alyssa for her #sbs win on Sunday 22nd January, 2012.  For more information on why I do these, please read this post. Alyssa Smith, a bespoke and celebrity jeweller specialising in contemporary and personalised jewellery. Buy online at Alyssa has confessed to being a little […]

#sbs SEO freebie for

Welcome to the first of the ‘new style‘ #sbs SEO freebies. Congratulations to Ian McAslan for winning the 1st Small Business Sunday of 2012. Smith & Rodger have been manufacturing and supplying wood finishes since 1877. Full contact details are available on their website,, however they also maintain a Twitter account (Smith_Rodger). Tracking the impact […]

Free SEO for Theo Paphitis #sbs winners

After a small Christmas break Small Business Sunday is back for 2012 and I am once again offering up an hour of my time to the weekly winners. For those of you unfamiliar with #sbs, it is a weekly Twitter competition hosted by ‘family man and Dragon’ Theo Paphitis. More detailed information (including links to previous […]