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How to Change Data Retention Settings in Google Analytics

Over the past few weeks, you may have seen some notices from Google about ‘data retention controls’. With all the frantic news about GDPR, you could be forgiven for ignoring this as ‘just another compliance request’. However, there is more than meets the eye on this one and we’ll explain now why ignoring this will seriously affect your ability to analyse your website’s historic performance.


1 week ago

Our top takeaways from BrightonSEO

April’s instalment of BrightonSEO did not disappoint, bringing together some of the best speakers from the world of SEO, not to mention crowds who love to powwow all things digital! If you didn’t make it there this time, then check out our top takeaways from the mega-conference.


1 week ago

How to build a paid strategy for your brand

Online marketing is a dense forest of choice. It’s also packed full of tempting but potentially injudicious ways to tear through your marketing budget, if you’re not sufficiently focused. Prominent among the promise-versus-pitfall brigade is the black hole of ‘paid media’ (also known as PPC or pay-per-click).


7 months ago

Ditch the hassle: Excel secrets to master keyphrase research

Thorough keyphrase research is a cornerstone of good SEO and often takes a lot of time to produce and organise. At 3WhiteHats, we use Microsoft Excel to sort and group keyphrases, aiming to make it as easy as possible for our clients to digest. Here are a few tips to save you time, minimise mistakes and aid presentation.


8 months ago

How to respond to negative Google My Business reviews

Encouraging your customers to leave a Google My Business (GMB) review is more than just a good SEO tactic. It can be great for your brand too. But what do you do should a dreaded negative GMB review arrive?


8 months ago

How your customers can help you build links

One way you might not be harnessing your customers is by working with them to boost your website’s visibility through search. When outreach to influencers goes stale, or if you’re struggling to make headway with your content marketing, working with your customer and prospect base can be an effective tactic to generate awareness and SEO value. Here’s how…


9 months ago

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