With SEO, it feels like it’s a constant battle keeping up to date with what is and what isn’t allowed. Not helped by the sometimes conflicting advice from industry professionals you’re often left wondering what to do for the best and simply not knowing which way to turn. You no longer know what is classed as white hat and whether dodgy black hat links pointing at you are damaging, or simply not being counted. With all this in mind you’re naturally anxious when the penguin & panda algorithms are coming.
We believe our netvouchercodes.co.uk site is currently subject to a negative seo attack, due to links like these, where someone has linked to us with the anchor text “disappointed”. We also recently had to disavow the entire tumblr domain as someone had created lots of automated one page blogs with money terms linking to us. On top of this, we have also had to disavow 1000’s of links that supposedly top ‘white hat’ SEO agencies had built for us over the last couple of years.
We are a creative company, whose creativity was being stifled by having to spend too much time in a negative mindset doing work to combat poor historical link building and negative SEO. We became so fed up of spending our time doing these morbid tasks that we took the conscious decision to spend some time on what we’re good at and do something creative.
Running a website these days sometimes feels like a bit of a game, full of different challenges. You have to try & combat baddies like negative SEO & black hats. You have to create great content & collect white hat links as your reward. All this whilst doing your best to avoid the next penguin & panda that’s coming your way!
So with this in mind, we had the crazy idea of creating a retro platformer that pays homage to donkey kong, to gamify the challenges mentioned above! Even better, we made the star of the show the one & only Mr Cutts (we hope he doesn’t mind) with a supporting cast of some of SEO’s brightest minds (you’ll need to guess who they are by playing the game!).
We hope you enjoy the game, you can play here.
Drowning in energy bills? We’re sharing our top bathroom energy saving tips to help keep costs low. We’re all trying to be more energy conscious around our home, but have you ever thought about how much energy your bathroom alone is consuming? While we can all switch off our TVs or take a break from […]
Going green isn’t just good for the planet, it can also be good for your wallet! We’re sharing our top money saving sustainable switches to be eco friendly on a budget. Living a more sustainable life doesn’t have to cost the earth. In fact, making small changes can actually save you in the long run, […]
Did you know your favourite electronics and appliances could be eating away at your energy bill every month? We’re naming the top culprits and simple ways you can put a stop to it. With the rising cost of energy bills, now more than ever UK households are looking for ways they can reduce their monthly […]
Spending too much money on your TV Subscriptions? Cut back the costs without missing out on your favourite shows & movies. If you’re a keen binge-watcher or movie buff, you’re probably all too familiar with popular streaming giants like Netflix, Disney+ or Prime Video. With the rising cost of living, energy bills soaring and fuel […]
Dine-In for less with our Guide to Eating in on a budget. You can’t beat having your favourite grub delivered straight to your door without having to move a muscle. And If you’re no stranger to a takeaway, you’ll know that Just Eat, Deliveroo and Uber Eats are the three takeout giants many of us […]
Looking to re-furnish your garden but don’t know where to start? Our ultimate guide to garden furniture is here to help you find the right pieces for your outdoor space. We’ve laid out the pros and cons for every type of garden furniture with material, size and style breakdowns included. We’ve even featured expert top […]
The Easter Holidays have landed for many adults & parents across the UK which means you’re probably twiddling your thumbs with how to keep the kids occupied. We thought it would be a cracking idea to list some popular days out for you and your family to help ensure your Easter break is Sunny Side […]
Spring has officially sprung and the lighter, brighter evenings have ensued! And in true British fashion, we’re all racing to prep our gardens in time for some al fresco fun. If your garden has felt the brunt of the winter, we’re sharing ways you can freshen up your outdoor space without spending a fortune this […]
The kitchen is a hub for energy usage, and with our bills on the up, we’re looking at ways you can be more energy efficient when it comes to cooking and keeping your bills low. You’ve probably never realised it, but being more mindful of the way you cook could significantly reduce the amount of […]
With longer days and better weather on route, the time has come to blow the cobwebs off the shelves and treat our home to a Spring Clean. But before you run off to the closest bargain store to stock up on anti-bacs and bleach – did you know that you probably have all you need […]