If you are coming to this article as a novice, I know what you are thinking. Not another damned 3 letter acronym! Don’t we have enough?
Speak to pretty much anyone about SEO and the rhetoric will largely be in regards to the “Big G”. But there are countries in the world where Google is not king, and one of them is China. If you want to optimize for the world’s biggest economy, here’s what you need to know about Baidu, China’s primary search engine.
Over the years, Google has greatly increased the extent to which it tailors results to the user, with the aim of improving accuracy and relevance. While this can be helpful and convenient, many users find it disturbing – or unhelpful to their efforts in getting their site found by a wider audience. Here, we look at how, as a user, you can escape Google’s filter bubble – and as an SEO, how you can penetrate it.