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Is Fresh Content A Google Ranking Factor?

November 30, 2022

Via: Search Engine Journal

The Claim: Fresh Content As A Ranking Factor The speculation that fresh content may be a ranking factor began in response to a few major Google updates and has snowballed into quite the claim. The idea behind “fresh content” started […]


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Is Using Google Analytics A Search Ranking Factor?

November 23, 2022

Via: Search Engine Journal

The Claim: Google Analytics As A Ranking Factor In Google’s How Search Works documentation, we can see that a webpage’s relevance is one of the many factors used to rank webpages. The most basic relevancy signal is that the content […]


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Domain Authority: Is It A Google Ranking Factor?

November 18, 2022

Via: Search Engine Journal

What Is Domain Authority? To understand whether Domain Authority is a part of the Google algorithm, first, we must understand what Domain Authority is. First, there is domain authority – the concept – and Domain Authority (DA), the metric by […]


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Is Bounce Rate A Google Ranking Factor?

November 11, 2022

Via: Search Engine Journal

Google search representatives have consistently and clearly stated that they do not use Google Analytics data to rank websites. But, there are discrepancies between what Google says and what SEOs believe. Despite Google’s public statements, some search marketers continue to […]


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Is Reading Level A Google Ranking Factor?

November 9, 2022

Via: Search Engine Journal

Every SEO professional knows content is king. And not all content is created equal. But does your content’s readability affect how Google ranks you in search results? There are a lot of misconceptions about this. But what exactly is readability? […]


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Are Internal Links A Ranking Factor?

November 4, 2022

Via: Search Engine Journal

The Claim: Internal Links As A Ranking Factor What are internal links? Internal links are simply hypertext links connecting two pages on the same domain. For example: A link from one Search Engine Journal article to another within the searchenginejournal.com […]


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The ultimate recipe for writing SEO optimized content by Rablab

November 2, 2022

Via: Search Engine Land

It’s been said countless times throughout the years, and we’ll say it again: in SEO, content is king. The importance of content has never been devalued by Google. However, the importance of quality content tends to become an increasingly important […]


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Are Social Signals & Shares A Google Ranking Factor?

November 2, 2022

Via: Search Engine Journal

Do social signals affect search rankings? In a world of ever-evolving social networks and platforms, can engagement on one social network over another help you get better visibility in Google search engine results? Let’s explore social signals as a Google […]


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Are Nofollow Links A Google Ranking Factor?

October 28, 2022

Via: Search Engine Journal

At face value, the average website user cannot tell whether a link is Nofollow or Dofollow. You can copy or click on a Nofollow link just the same as they do any other link on the web. Behind the scenes, […]


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Is Author Authority A Google Ranking Factor?

October 26, 2022

Via: Search Engine Journal

Imagine you’re having a minor medical problem. Maybe every time you eat, your jaw audibly clicks behind your molars. It’s not painful, but it’s unpleasant. To find a solution to this annoying problem, you turn to that all-purpose bank of […]


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Is Language A Google Ranking Factor?

October 21, 2022

Via: Search Engine Journal

If your target audience speaks different languages, offering your website content in multiple languages would make sense to provide a better user experience. But does offering different languages on your website affect organic search rankings? Can the way you organize […]


Marketing Technologies, Mobile Marketing

Is Mobile-Friendliness A Google Ranking Factor?

October 12, 2022

Via: Search Engine Journal

Is mobile that important in search? Does it matter whether your site is mobile-friendly? Mobile devices account for 60% of internet usage worldwide, which was once inconceivable in the desktop era. At one time, it made no difference to Google […]


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Link Building: Reduce The Risk, Maximize The Reward

October 11, 2022

Via: Search Engine Journal

Using link building as part of your SEO strategy can be a roll of the dice. Links are undeniably valuable for achieving higher rankings and search visibility. However, as Google cracks down more and more on practices deemed as spam, […]


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That’s NOT a Google Search Ranking Factor

April 23, 2021

Via: Search Engine Journal

In the wake of a few recent Twitter and SEO forum arguments about ranking factors, I wanted to dispel some common misconceptions about what is and is not a ranking factor. There are plenty of things related to, correlated to, […]