Last year, our intrepid editor Christopher Ratcliff wrote a ten-part series examining a number of important Google ranking factors in detail. This guide will summarize the key insights from that series for your referencing convenience, with links to the full explanations of each ranking factor.
Innovative businesses are turning to customer reviews in an effort to revamp their stagnant SEO strategies. But how can reviews really help your visibility on Google, why does Google value some reviews more than others, and how can powerful reviews help your business boost website conversions?
The convergence of SEO and content has been a driving force in marketing for the past few years. A recent survey conducted by BrightEdge found that 97% of marketers view these two areas as converged disciplines. And given that 51% of the traffic arriving to your website is likely from organic search, a growing understanding of the integration between these two areas is essential.
‘Write for people, not robots’ has been the clarion call to copywriters for at least six years (since the Panda update), but is that still the case? John Warner explains on State of Digital.
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Whether you are a fresh-faced SEO newbie just starting to learn the ropes, or an SEO veteran who can recite the ins and outs of every Google update ever, SEO is a complex subject. In this post, we share our pick of the best free SEO resources available online.
There are a few questions that have been confusing the SEO industry for many years. No matter how many times Google representatives try to clear the confusion, some myths persist. One such question is the widely discussed issue of duplicate content. What is it, are you being penalized for it, and how can you avoid it?
As we reach the fourth quarter of 2017, it’s time to start thinking about the year ahead and what to expect from SEO in 2018. There are number of search industry trends that we’ve seen the very beginnings of this year and last, which will come into greater prominence in 2018. Here are seven you should be keeping an eye on.
The HTTP/2 protocol was published in 2015 with the aim of creating a faster, more secure Internet. Adoption has been gradual and is ongoing, but there are clear benefits for marketers who make the upgrade. So what exactly is HTTP/2 and how does it affect SEO?
If you are looking for a launching pad for your products that your target audience likes and finds useful, Amazon is it. To get the most from your listings on Amazon, however, you will need to employ some SEO tactics to showcase your products and business.
Content marketing is a highly viable digital marketing strategy, designed to attract and drive traffic to your website or specific landing pages. But you could be the best writer and still not attract qualified readers (or worse, any at all). Follow these simple rules and you’ll appeal to audiences as well as search engines.