SEO Video Blog

Welcome back Rankers! Look, I’ve been doing this show for about thirteen years now, every Wednesday. It’s on YouTube, it’s on our blog at, and every time it gets to this time of the week I go, “What am I going to talk about this week?!” Sometimes there’s lots to discuss, and other times Read More


Welcome back Rankers! Big DNS outage during the week in Australia, and it affected a lot of international traffic as well. This can have a real impact on your SEO, so I wanted to talk to you about DNS and what you need to know. What are the critical things that you should be aware Read More

Moving domains SEO

Welcome back Rankers! Just did an awesome show but I didn’t record it. Oops! Just a bit of housekeeping to start with. We are going to a conference on May 8 & 9 called Big Digital Adelaide. (Use this code for $100 off: jimstewartadl17) If you are going to that then be sure to hit Read More

Google Updates – Wait!

Welcome back Rankers! Back from Bali. Thank you to everyone that said I looked really hot on last week’s video. Good to know I’ve still got it. I wanted to talk to you a little bit more today about the updates we’re seeing this year, about the quality stuff, and more importantly how you go Read More

Google Updates in 2017, Delete This

This is a follow up post to Feb 7 Update and the Google Fred Update VIDEO TRANSCRIPT Welcome back Rankers! Coming to you from a Balinese paradise today. Incidentally, if you are new here to the show, hit subscribe on the YouTube channel if you want to keep up to date. We’ve been doing the show Read More

Google Fred Update Part 2

This is part 2 of the Google Fred update and what we’re seeing. Watch part 1 here.  Welcome back Rankers! Jeez, a lot of people had a lot of interest in last week’s video about Fred. In case you missed it, Fred was the name of the latest Google update on March 9. It was Read More

Google Update “Fred” March 9

VIDEO TRANSCRIPT Welcome back Rankers! Guess what? Another update! Yeah, I know. In fairness to Google, they do say they make a lot of updates. They’ve stated previously that they do two per day. Some of them minor, but this one appears to be large although we can’t find any of our own clients, or Read More

Organic Social Media Is Dead

VIDEO TRANSCRIPT Welcome back Rankers! How are you going? Guess what, apparently organic social media traffic is dead. That is from the man that set up and runs the ‘Social Media Examiner,’ Mike Stelzner. He’s a really smart bloke. This is a great little podcast over at with Keith Krance, Molly Pittman and Ralph Read More

How To Hire An SEO

VIDEO TRANSCRIPT Welcome back Rankers! How are you? Good? Look, for years we’ve been told that SEO is dead, it’s old, it’s going out the window, you’ve got to get on to social, you’ve got to put all your money in there. “Don’t worry about SEO anymore, it’s gone, finished!” I even have an article Read More

VIDEO TRANSCRIPT Welcome back Rankers! Are you all having a good week? Back on 7 February there was an update. There was a lot of chatter online, but I didn’t talk about it at the time because there wasn’t a lot of data around. Since then we’ve collected quite an amount of data since we Read More