Search Engine Optimization

Jan 17

What are Meta Tags? And how do I use them to optimize my website for Search Engines? Meta Tags are HTML markup tags that tell search engines and web browsers about your web page. In this tutorial I will show you what Meta Tags do and how they help search engines find out what your web pages are all about. We will use my Search Engine Visibility product page as an example.

Understanding The Title Tag

For example, the HTML for a title tag would look like this.

<title> GlobalWebFX.com SEO Services | Search Engine
Visibility Internet Marketing Suite </title>

Here is what the title tag looks like on a web browser’s title bar.

Example of title tag displayed on browser

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Aug 15

Learn how to create Google Offers on a Google+ Page

Creating Offers on a Google Plus Business Page can be a bit tricky if you don’t know where to look. In this Google Plus Tutorial Read More

Jul 16

Web Developer Rob Cubbon interviews me on the subject of Web Development, WordPress, Internet Marketing and how to run a Web Design Business.

Watch the full video and read Rob Cubbon’s thoughts from the original post located at

http://robcubbon.com/web-design-business-owner-matt-shuey/

For more information about London U.K. Web Designer and Small Business Strategist please visit http://www.robcubbon.com

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May 16

google-Plus-iconWhen Google Plus first came on the scene, I’ll be the first to admit – I really didn’t see the need for it.

I’m familiar with Google, and I’m familiar with the fantastic and positive effect using Google products can have on your SEO efforts.

Here’s the thing – if you have not already begun to use Google Plus as a platform for sharing and interacting – you are losing out on a valuable asset to your SEO arsenal, and by dedicating some time and effort into building a network on this robust social media platform, you can boost your results and your website credibility to almost instantaneous indexing of anything you post about. Read More

May 6

Hello, my name is Matthew Shuey. I am a local web designer based in Ventura, CA. I posses a unique set of skills and have solid experience in online marketing for businesses of all types. My primary goal is to help small and medium sized businesses in my community and abroad gain the ability to succeed with effective online marketing strategies such as website design, search engine optimization and social media.

On this page you will learn more about my personal side, what makes me tick, why I do what I do, and how my personal life “influences” the way I do things.

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Mar 20

craigslist-html-ad-designLearn how to create HTML formatted Craigslist ads using WordPress! In this tutorial I will show you how to easily create an SEO friendly HTML Craigslist Ad in under 5 minutes.

1. Log Into A WordPress Website

You will need to have access to a WordPress self hosted website (which I highly recommend) or you can create a WordPress Blog for free at WordPress.com. Create a public blog and give it any name i.e. “Bob’s Craigslist Ads”. Make sure that your WordPress blog is public so that your images will be visible on Craigslist. Read More

Feb 19

3 Tips for Web Design You Have to Follow

Tips For Good Website Design & LayoutMost businesses know they need a home on the internet. A lot of them “Google Search” an online web site builder and go with whoever looks good. However, looks can be deceiving. Just because a site looks fancy and is full of bells and whistles that wow you, it doesn’t mean it’s going to wow the customer, or the search crawlers that allow your site (and your business!) to be found. Here are three often overlooked tips to website design that can help improve SEO results as well as make things easier on the visitor. Remember getting once you get people to your website you have to keep them there.

Feb 17

Claiming your Google Places Listing will help your business show up in local searches for your business/industry.

This is a very important step to help your business show up online for searches that are conducted in your area, for your product or service.

This blog will show you the simple steps to claiming your Google Places Listing, within minutes.

First go to Google, and do a search for Google Places.

Claim Google Places Listing

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Feb 15

Snake Oil SalesmanVentura County SEO Company GlobalWebFX Inc. Exposes The Top 5 SEO SCAMS.

SEO better known as Search Engine Optimzation is a process that can be as simple as adding a few keywords to your website content or as complicated as creating a full scale content marketing strategy. Now today more than ever Snake Oil Salesmen are using SEO to sell you snake oil. In this article I will explain to you the different types of SEO Scams that are being sold to unsuspecting business owners.

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Feb 7

Learn from These Companies That Tweeted Like Champs During the Super Bowl

Twitter BirdLooking for tips and advice on how to best use social media for your business’ online presence? The recent Super Bowl between the San Francisco 49ers and the Baltimore Ravens provided a great opportunity to learn from some really creative uses of Twitter.

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Feb 5

Organic SEO is a process used by Internet Marketers that is intended to naturally drive traffic to blogs and web pages through organic keyword searches.  Many website owners have controversial opinions on the processes of Organic SEO. While I am a strong believer in the processes of Organic SEO, I believe that it is necessary for successful online marketing.

Organic SEO Search Results

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Jan 12

Organic SEO by Global Web FX Inc.

What Is SEO?

SEO is the process of optimizing a website to display prominently on the first page of Google’s organic search results. Generally Google ranks websites based on relevance and quality of content. It is up to the SEO to manage a sucessful SEO campaign. The processes below are required in order to have a successful SEO Campaign.

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Dec 19

Small Businesses –  Use Social Media to build your local business brand

Small businesses are beginning to recognize the importance of using social media connections to help them build a loyal local following. Social media can also help the small business owner to expand their territories, keep their existing customers updated with new product offerings,and establish credibility for new customers.

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Oct 1

Matt Cutts, the head of Google’s Webspam team explains how underscores and dashes are treated in page URLs.

Aug 20

5 Questions To Ask When Hiring A Web DesignerHiring a good web designer can be a difficult task these days. With today’s decimated economy and large selection of site builder software available to the public, more and more people are turning to web design for an additional stream of income. Unfortunately this has become a big problem and most so called “web designers” are not qualified for the task of building your business website. Often times these individuals lack experience, business knowledge, education and artistic talent to create a successful online presence for their customers.

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Jun 3

Matt Cutts the head honcho of Google’s Web Spam team recently released a video on how to report Black Hat SEO and web spammers that manipulate Organic Search results.

Watch This Video On YouTube

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May 26

Affordable SEO Services

Affordable Search Engine OptimizationGlobalWebFX.com offers affordable SEO solutions for anyone that wishes to optimize their own website for increased traffic through organic searches made on popular search engines.

Our Search Engine Visibility Tools will help you with the complete process of Search Engine Optimization. From onsite and on page optimization, to keyword research, and keyword density analysis, this program walks you through the entire SEO process.

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May 21

Getting listed in Google Maps and other local listing websites can be a challenge and frustrating task for many business owners. GlobalWebFX.com assists business owners in getting their businesses listed in Local Search Results. In this article I will explain how this process is done, and how the Local Search results work.

The Big Mystery Of Google Maps Placement

I have bad news and good news for you. The bad news is is that Google Places listings are for the most part random results. The good news is is that Google uses it’s awesome algorithms to assist in their placement for local listings.

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Nov 25

Website ContentWriting quality content for your website can be a daunting task for most business owners and webmasters. The fact is is that most business owners don’t know how to or don’t what to write about their products or services. In this article I will help you understand what it will take to write good content for your business website. Even if your writing skills are terrible, this article will help you.

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Apr 12

Organic Search More Popular Than Yellow PagesAs the internet rapidly becomes the fastest growing medium in the world to find local businesses, online stores, and countless use full resources. Less than savvy internet users are realizing that by using any of the major search engines it is greatly easier, and faster to find exactly what they are looking for through keyword search. Even when it comes to searching for businesses on the internet , the major search engines always out perform the yellow pages hands down. There are several factors that come into play that make the major search engines a superior choice in today’s advertising market. Here are several reasons why:

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