A Brief History of SEO

You might remember the plethora of different search engines which floated around the internet in the mid-nineties.

These search engines were pretty primitive by today’s standards. Since the web was a much smaller place back then, many ‘search engines’ were just Yellow Pages-style directories which were compiled by humans. Crawlers (aka spiders) arrived in 1993 – these would index the content of your site and follow any links you had to other sites so it could index them too. Continue Reading

How to manage your time freelancing

If you worked a standard office job before you started freelancing, time management was probably something you didn’t need to worry too much about. You probably had a project manager to take care of what needed to be done and when it needed to be done by.

Of course, now you’re a freelancer, you don’t have the luxury of outsourcing your time management – earning a living wage is reliant upon you managing your day effectively. Here’s a few tips which have helped me out in the past.

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