Announcing Our New WP Align Service

2017-11-16T12:03:19+00:004:36 pm|Blog|

Contact: Dave Carlson FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Tel. 678.369.1012 Email: hello@wpalign.com Date: 6/13/2016 DISTINCT DESIGN COMPANY CELEBRATES 5TH ANNIVERSARY BY LAUNCHING NEW SERVICE TO SAVE BUSINESS OWNERS TIME WP Align - Aligning Your Goals With Our Expertise Cumming, GA – June 13, 2016 – Distinct Design Company, LLC (www.distinctdesignco.com): today announced the launch of a new [...]

Distinct Design Now Offering SSL Certificates

2017-11-16T12:03:19+00:006:10 pm|Blog|

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Distinct Design Company Now Offering SSL Certificates from Leading Brands [Cumming, GA – 2/9/2016] – Distinct Design Company has announced the inclusion of SSL certificates into their services portfolio. After partnering with some of the leading Certificate Authorities (CAs) in the world like RapidSSL, GeoTrust, Comodo, Symantec, Thawte, and Certum, Distinct Design [...]

Is Search Engine Submission Necessary?

2014-04-17T13:06:05+00:001:06 pm|Business advice, SEO|

The simple answer is no - search engine submission isn’t necessary. The majority of search engines nowadays (most notably Google) crawl and index pages by following links. Using that logic, a single inbound link from any already-indexed page will identify your page to the engine. Subsequently, if that page links to other pages within your site, they [...]

The Importance of Anchor Text in Back-links

2014-04-17T12:57:45+00:0012:57 pm|Advanced SEO Techniques, Online marketing, SEO|

The importance of anchor text with respect to a linking strategy cannot be overstated. Back-links are a huge part of the search engine algorithm. When initiating a linking campaign, it is vital that external sites link using the appropriate keywords and terms in the anchor text. Almost always, linking candidates will use the company name as anchor [...]

Absolute Links vs. Relative Links – SEO Value

2014-04-17T12:56:30+00:0012:56 pm|Advanced SEO Techniques, Business advice, SEO|

The debate between absolute links and relative links continues to live on in the SEO world. The individual significance of each has been contested, but it is widely regarded that absolute links provide better SEO value on the whole than relative links. Many believe that absolute links have less potential for getting messed up when search engines [...]

Incorporation of Company Branding and SEO

2014-04-17T12:54:17+00:0012:54 pm|Advanced SEO Techniques, Brand development, SEO|

SEO is not an exact science. This becomes apparent when trying to incorporate both SEO and branding into a strategy. This process is finicky to say the least. On the one side, SEO deals with the placement of keywords and phrases. On the other side, branding deals with company loyalty and culture. Incorporating both sides dilutes the [...]

Strategic Use of Images in Search Engine Optimization

2014-04-17T12:18:13+00:0012:18 pm|Advanced SEO Techniques, SEO|

When assessing page structure and layout, there is a subtle, yet strategic way to use images in an SEO-friendly manner (beyond ALT tags) that improves your search rank while allowing you to integrate the necessary marketing message(s). Confused? Let’s look at an example: Suppose you operate a travel site and you want to optimize a given page for [...]

Google now discounts all reciprocal links

2014-04-17T12:16:35+00:0012:16 pm|Advanced SEO Techniques, Business advice, SEO|

For a long time, reciprocal links have remained at the forefront of most inbound linking strategies. This is going to have to change. Google now discounts all reciprocal links. The algorithm has been altered to identify the exchange of links by two parties for the purpose of increasing their number of inbound links. The concept of reciprocal [...]

Logo Design for Small Businesses

2017-11-16T12:03:21+00:009:41 pm|Blog|

The foundation of any small business is their image or their logo. An idea for a business starts with a picture in one’s mind, a vision. A good graphic designer can extract that vision from their client and put it into a logo design. I have seen way too many logos for small businesses that look [...]

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