Case Study: WooCommerce Subscriptions Customization for “Scotland Outdoors” – Outdoors Enthusiast Magazine

Case Study: WooCommerce Subscriptions Customization for “Scotland Outdoors” – Outdoors Enthusiast Magazine featured image

Feature-led and backed with inspiring photography, Scotland Outdoors explores one of Europe’s greatest natural playgrounds with articles on adventure travel, outdoor sports, wildlife, ecology and conservation, plus the people and issues that shape Scotland’s outdoors. Silicon Dales have assisted the team at Scotland Outdoors Co with a range of customizations and upgrades to their WooCommerce Subscriptions […]

REMOVE: beat with a shovel the weak google spots addons.mozilla.org/en-us/firefox/addon/ilovevitaly/

REMOVE: beat with a shovel the weak google spots addons.mozilla.org/en-us/firefox/addon/ilovevitaly/ featured image

Have you seen the following “search phrase” showing up in your Google Analytics keyword reports recently? beat with a shovel the weak google spots addons.mozilla.org/en-us/firefox/addon/ilovevitaly/ We have, and we have excluded this phrase from our Analytics for the future for ours, and scores of management and maintenance clients, too. If you’d like to remove this […]

Block “ghost spam is free from the politics, we dancing like a paralytics” From Analytics

Block “ghost spam is free from the politics, we dancing like a paralytics” From Analytics featured image

As with referral spam in Google Analytics, non-useful traffic from other pretend sources is also something you want to filter out in order to preserve the usefulness of your Google Analytics profile(s). Recently, on many of the Google Analytics profiles we manage, we have seen the following nonsense phrase showing up an awful lot: “ghost […]

Google Search Ranking Increase – for Logged in Google Accounts

Google Search Ranking Increase – for Logged in Google Accounts featured image

We’ve noticed an increase in the search engine rankings for several of the websites we manage, including this Silicon Dales Web Design website, over the past couple of weeks. While we always expect our search rankings to increase over time – and those of our clients – because we focus on highly relevant high quality […]

Web Content Tip: When Pictures Won’t (or Don’t) Exist… Use Icons!

Web Content Tip: When Pictures Won’t (or Don’t) Exist… Use Icons! featured image

Images are important. Whatever system of measurement we use online, be it Google Analytics or Facebook’s “Insights” we’ll notice that content with compelling images – or a thumbnail rather than just a link – will get more “clicks” and “opens” and, generally, engagement. Put simply, pictures work, for most people. The reasons why are less […]

How To Remove Semalt.com to Prevent Google Analytics Stats Being Ruined!

How To Remove Semalt.com to Prevent Google Analytics Stats Being Ruined! featured image

If you use Google Analytics to track visitor numbers, referral sources, and a host of other statistics about your web traffic (we do, and we manage this for a lot of our clients) you may have noticed over the previous year or two that a referral source which includes the domain “semalt.com” has been showing […]

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