Displaying items by tag: Search Engine Optimization
Search Engine Optimization (SEO) is a set of marketing and website optimization techniques that if used properly, can help a company rank better in relevant search results. Many business owners have heard this buzz word, but they do not really understand what SEO really is and how SEO works.
Recently GetListed.org estimated that there are over two billion unique local searches per month on Google from just desktop computers in the United States. PewInternet.org recently added to this by reviewing the usage of the companion to desktop local search: mobile internet usage. They noted that:
Last Thursday 2/24/11, Google announced changes to its search formula to push low-quality sites lower in search rankings (those that are of low content value, copy content from other websites, and/or don't provide any new/fresh information to the audience). Word is that the new formula will affect 11.8% of search queries. Unlike numerous former changes, this time Google claims the changes would be hard not to notice.
The concept of web clutter isn't a new thing. It's the entire reason that search engines were created. There got to be so much stuff, that there needed to be a way for the user to find what they are looking for. Though I can't imagine who could possibly be looking for this: http://scanwiches.com/