Small Business SEO Tips & Tricks

Read our latest blogs and watch our latest videos. We provide SEO advice for the small businesses and startups who need a bit of SEO help! From onsite & technical, to content & backlinks... we cover it all!

Introducing Hike’s new affiliate programme

Introducing Hike’s new affiliate programme

We’re a big fan of our customers. Not only do they help us to constantly improve the platform through their feedback, but many go on to tell their friends and colleagues about the platform and then they sign-up! We love the fact that our customers refer others to the platform. In fact, referrals are a[…]

How To Manage and Motivate Your Team

How To Manage and Motivate Your Team

You already know what you need to do when it comes to running your business, I mean after all, it was you who set the business up right? But, what many start-up companies overlook when they expand their team is that their employees will not be as motivated as you are to grow your business.[…]

Do you know the difference between organic SEO and local SEO?

Do you know the difference between organic SEO and local SEO?

Most business owners know that they ‘need SEO’, but they don’t really know what SEO is and, moreover, don’t know that there is a difference between organic SEO and local SEO. What is Organic SEO? Organic SEO (Search Engine Optimisation) is the practice of taking relevant action to optimise the chances of a website receiving more[…]

How to offer SEO as a service

How to offer SEO as a service

If you read our last blog then you should already be aware of the benefits of offering SEO as a service. Now you need to know how to do it! Read on to find out… So, you’ve decided that you want to begin offering SEO as a new service to your existing and future clients.[…]

The benefits of offering SEO to your clients

The benefits of offering SEO to your clients

Have you played with the idea of introducing SEO as a service you offer clients? Read on to see how Hike can help make this a reality… SEO has become a vital ingredient within the digital marketing mix. Alongside paid, social, web design & development, SEO is a key channel for driving new and returning[…]

SEO AMA #10

SEO AMA #10

Welcome to the video for our 10th AMA (Ask Me Anything) video! we love doing these and our audience love watching them 🙂 Friday = SEO time! What better way to end your week than watching our latest video. This week we tackle… When is content classed as duplicate, sitewide links, one-page websites, bounce rate[…]

Take a Wander Around the Google Landscape

Take a Wander Around the Google Landscape

Introduction from Hike – this post is the fourth in a series which we’re calling the “Friends of Hike Guest Post Series”. Being a SaaS/marketing company we have friends in lots of different companies, all who expertise in their specialist area. And we want to share their best tips – their best ‘knowledge’ – that[…]

Hike Launches White-label

Hike Launches White-label

This update seems like it was a long time coming but we have today launched white-label functionality on the Hike platform. White-label has been by far the most requested Hike feature since we launched the platform and it is one we are excited to be adding today. White-label gives you the ability to have your[…]

How to choose the right landing page for your keyword

How to choose the right landing page for your keyword

Whether you’re using Hike for your SEO or not, choosing the right landing pages for your keywords is crucial to your SEO success. You’re not going to rank if the page you decide to ‘SEO’ for your target keyword doesn’t match what Google wants. But, how can we find out what Google actually wants? Well,[…]

The Google Natural Language API for SEO explained

The Google Natural Language API for SEO explained

“Just create great content” Google often say the same thing (over and over… and over) when it comes to SEO: “Create great content and your SEO will fly!” I may be paraphrasing, but you get the point 🙂 To me, this has always felt a little vague. Plus, how does Google – which is essentially[…]