School’s Back!

Hands up! Who’s ready for their offspring to go back to school next week? Six weeks is a long time to keep them entertained or to pay for childcare. At least the weather has been generally good, for the UK anyway! Most of you will have taken a holiday, maybe relaxing on a beach somewhere […]

So you want to blog!

Everyone seems to be blogging, whether it’s about their travels, beauty secrets, food or animals. You can find blogs on any subject, some are really well written and informative, and some aren’t! Here are some tips if you fancy creating your own blog – • The Title. Make it catchy and self-explanatory. Around 6 words […]

Why are people not seeing my company’s Facebook posts?

Over the years it has become harder and harder for companies to get their Facebook posts seen for free (‘organic reach’), but what’s caused the situation?   Back in 2014, Facebook’s VP of Advertising Technology Brian Boland wrote a Facebook post in response to increasing concerns he was receiving from business users. He confirmed that […]

How to avoid losing 61% of your website visitors to your competitors

80% of the population now use a smartphone to access the internet, and 47% use a tablet1. 30% of all website page views in the UK are now from mobile devices (i.e. smartphones and tablets)2. Over 50% of visitors will abandon your website if it takes more than 3 seconds to load on their smartphone3. […]

Google, SSL and your website.

As you may have heard, Google is now going to prioritise websites which use secure connections. Here at Yorkshire Media, we not only offer a full web design service, shoot video production for business as well as helping businesses with online marketing and seo, we take security very seriously. So he’s our thoughts on website […]

It’s all about the content…

Lot’s of people have seen changes to their Search Engine Listings recently, so we thought it would be a good idea to clarify what seems to be going on in the big world of Google …. If you have seen a dip in activity, traffic or positions since you could have been affected by Google’s […]