You’ve probably heard the statistics: the first five results on any search result page receive 75 percent of the traffic. For that reason, your SEO strategy should focus on landing in those first five results.
For some time now the power of keywords in relation to local search has been diminishing and so it is important that your website not only have the right keywords, but much more. Google and other search engines are looking at your website for overall site integrity, usefulness in relation to where your business is located, the product and services you provide and the actual user that is running the search.
With all the changes happening in SEO, it makes sense that some would declare the keyword to be dead. But then you read what others say, and they say it isn’t dead at all and keywords still have value.
Writing, particularly blog writing, is talking to your people. If you are writing the way your people speak and think, there will be words used that they use. So when you write the way you talk to your customers, using the vocabulary they use, you will be using natural keywords and phrases.
If you've recently put up a website for your business, it will not immediately appear when you search for a relevant keyword in your favorite search engine. To earn your spot on the first page of results, you need to publish SEO web content. Search engine optimization, or SEO, content consists of articles, blog posts, or other written website material that is created to feature prominent keywords.
There’s a whole lot more to keyword research than just coming up with keywords that you think are relevant. You have to think like the consumer and consider all the possibilities when it comes to what they may be looking for. When your keyword research is successful, you can easily turn traffic into conversions!
Choosing keywords is a challenge. Keyword density is a thing of the past. Metrics such as exact match search volume are becoming less important. Your #1 priority is to pair keywords with content by uncovering the semantics behind a search. Understand the user, understand the intent and then serve the intent.
These new features bring the Keyword Planner out of the desktop world, to help you connect with the right people, at the right time, in the right place. The new mobile, location and trending data paired with these super-useful visualizations are certainly a step in the right direction and should help marketers realize the benefits of this new marketing paradigm.
Due to their visual nature, the infographic stands a far better chance of going viral than a simple blog posts. The infographic is a large image that contains a series of data points combined in a convenient and easy-to-read format. They often receive more shares, Likes and reposts on websites and social networks.