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SEO Question: I’ve read that a Google Penguin update is on its way – should I worry?

I was recently asked:

“I’ve read that a Google Penguin update is on its way – should I worry?”

To get to the point – I would advise that you only need to worry if you haven’t been following Google’s best practice guidelines.

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Check out this post featuring me – “35 Experts Share Their Top Digital Marketing Tip For Start-Up Small Businesses”

As you all know, I love to give to the point advice around SEO, PPC and digital marketing in general.

Recently I asked by internet marketing company Add People:

“What is your 1 PPC tip for start-up businesses entering the online digital world?”

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SEO Question – Should I buy a domain which includes my core keywords?

I was recently asked:

Should I buy a domain which includes my core keywords?

This is a great question… lets start with Google’s stance.

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SEO Question – Do you have any advice around compiling a disavow file?

Following on from the recent Penguin update (which I believe is still being tweaked), I was asked:

Do you have any advice around compiling a disavow file?

This is a great question and one I can answer well.

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SEO Question – “Is £50 a month for SEO a good deal?” (I’ll give you a clue, no!)

Cheap SEO

Recently I was asked:

“Is £50 a month for SEO a good deal?”

This is a great question and one of the biggest problems with SEO is smoke and mirrors.

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Technical SEO Question – Does a high percentage of “nofollow, noindex” pages hurt your rankings or website?

Recently I was asked the following question:

Does a high percentage of “nofollow, noindex” pages hurt your rankings or website?

This is a great question and something which more webmaster should consider.

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Content Question: Will my PDFs cause internal duplicate content issues?

This weeks question is around website pages, PDFs and duplicate content:

I run an eCommerce construction site, on each product page I have the full specification and then have a PDF download with the same content.

Will the PDFs cause an issue with internal duplicate content?

This is an interesting question…

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Daily SEO tasks you need to be doing in 2013…

This weeks questions comes off the back of a post I wrote in 2011 around daily SEO tasks.

“Hi Dave, I read your post around daily SEO tasks and I was  wondering what you have changed now we have Google Panda and Penguin in place?”

This is a great question and one I’m really keen to answers, so on a daily basis I do the following:

Read, read, read, and then read again – It’s important to stay close to a changing landscape, and I will typically spend 30 minutes a day going through a number of sites, many of which can be found here.

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