2014 is here! Is your blog worth celebrating for?

Having a company blog that sells your product, or service is no rocket science. And blog conversion is not a new phenomenon. Still, many blogs are underperformers. Is your blog one of them? Is it giving you the desired return on investment? Here’s how you

The How, What and Why of Content Marketing

The How, What and Why of Content Marketing When was the last time you heard someone talk about the benefits of content marketing? In this digital age, we hear of so many small business owners who took their business to another level with content marketing

The biggest opportunities look like toys

“When something is described as a toy, that means it has everything an idea needs except being important. It’s cool; users love it; it just doesn’t matter. But if you’re living in the future and you build something cool that users love, it may matter more

The Infinite Manager (Part 4): Duplication is evil

The following excerpt is from our in-house onboarding flow for new team members. We are publishing it as a series of articles, which we’re calling The Infinite Manager. The series describes the unconventional operating system that has enabled ou

Let us help you do something awesome in 2020

As of today, we are accepting clients for the start of 2020 If you’re keen to start the year with a big success, then now’s the time to act. This year was our busiest yet, and we always become fully booked within several days of publishing a message like

The Infinite Manager series

An unconventional way to manage your company We made the unusual decision to publish an extract from our in-house onboarding flow, which all new team members follow when they join us. It received so much positive feedback we have since published more, as

We all have mental health

We heard in a previous post about how our flexible working policy positively impacted both the productivity and the mental health of one of our mental health champions, and in another we heard how a champion who struggles with mental health found opening

Why we’re signing the Time to Change Employer Pledge

On the 2nd December, in an all-hands meeting in our Manchester office, we'll officially sign the Time to Change Employer Pledge. Anyone who follows us on LinkedIn will know we've already begun implementing the Action Plan, and that actually we've been foc

6 Customer Service Trends You Can’t Ignore in 2020

Last year was full of grand ideas, innovations and surprises in the customer support field. And the biggest humbling realization was that price and product are no longer the only... The post 6 Customer Service Trends You Can’t Ignore in 2020 appear

A Handy Content Marketing Glossary of Terms

Have you ever been sitting in a marketing meeting and felt baffled by the mysterious jargon or acronyms being tossed around the room? Did you assume the person who said... The post A Handy Content Marketing Glossary of Terms appeared first on Single Grai

The Ultimate Guide to Guest Blogging

Guest blogging is an integral part of any successful SEO strategy. It will help increase your exposure, build your authority, and help new people discover your expertise. And there’s more good news: There’s currently a very healthy appetite for quality gu

Does Link Building Still Work?

In September, Google announced a change to how they crawl and evaluate links — adding two new attribute options and evolving how they treat the nofollow attribute. Link builders will need to attribute all paid links as either “nofollow” or “sponsored” to

Google’s Latest Algorithm Update

Featured Snippets Deduplicating   Google is at it again! In their effort to constantly improve the search experience and keep more visitors on the search engine results page (SERP), they’ve made a major algorithm update. At a high-level, if your site is p

We’re Hiring: Senior SEO Strategist

About The Role This isn’t your typical Sr. SEO Strategist job posting. Well, there’s bullet lists of requirements and skills you’ll need to succeed down below, so, in that sense, it may be typical. But once you meet us, you’ll understand why we’re so exci

How Much Does Good SEO Cost?

Everyone’s website needs SEO but how do you know how much to pay or who to trust with your website? Learn how to set expectations, spot low-quality knockoffs and learn some of the price ranges you should expect to pay for quality SEO in today’

8 Questions to Ask A Link Building Agency

“Link building is dangerous.” We’ve heard it time and time again. And they’re not wrong, but they’re also not right.  Link building is as important today as it has ever been. Yet, all too many people claim to be link building experts all while using outda

More Than Half of Google Searches End Without a Click

That’s right. You’re not just competing with your “traditional” competition, but also Google itself.  via GIPHY That because now when a user enters a query in the Google search bar, the answer served in position zero, often called the featured snippet, fr