CHILDREN 1ST is one of Scotland's leading child
welfare charities. For
more than 120 years it has been working to give
every child in Scotland
a safe and secure childhood. Children 1st support
families under stress, protect
children from harm and neglect, help them recover
from abuse and promote
children's rights and interests.
Children 1st - 120 years of helping children
This year Spear Connect were happy to donate a
website development prize for Children 1st's May Ball
Auction. The result is
Inverclyde Biologicals new site (see first item on
If you or your company is looking to participate in a
worthy cause, look no further than Children 1st.
Contact Erin at 0131 446 2315 or email
to discuss how you can contribute.
Well, almost at the end of October and getting
near Christmas all the time. This month we've got
good causes, new sites and cautionary tales........
|New website for Inverclyde Biologicals
Inverclyde Biologicals provide a range of
fluid reagents for use in blood banks, hospitals and
universities all over the world from their base in
They are supporters of the Children 1st
charity (see item on left) and outbid everyone
to win the web
site development prize we donated at the
Their new site is now a search engine friendly,
standards compliant, accessible platform that
showcases their product range and will help attract
additional distributors around the world.
||Inverclyde Biological's new site....
|The keyword misconception
Recently a lot have people have asked us about
keywords and their importance to search
Keywords phrases are important. They are
phrases that you should identify as those that your
potential customers might type into a search engine.
It's important to get those phrases in the 'copy' used
on your web-site in the right proportion - not too
much and not too little. It's also important to get
the phrases used in links that point to your
The misconception about keywords is that
be stuffed or hidden in 'meta' tags or invisible text as
a magical way to get high search engine rankings.
This will not help on the important engines these
days and could even get your site banned if a search
engine thinks you are trying to cheat!
So give up ideas of quick fix shortcuts when it comes
to keywords and
- Write good copy for your pages with keywords in
- Get links pointing to your site that use your
||Our search engine services...
|Interested in growing your business?
We are members of BNI, the most
successful business networking group in the world.
Our group meet once a week to exchange business
leads between the members. The thing is that
although we do business between the members,
most of the leads come from other people and
businesses that the members know - so we all get
business and expand our circle of contacts at the
It doesn't work for every business but it's certainly
for us. Our group is currently looking to recruit new
members for a range of cateories.
If you'd like to meet like-minded business people
each week and get more business leads, come along
and visit our group to see what it's like.
Just give us a call at 0131 478 2606 for more details.