Search engines have revolutionized the way we market. Looking back, businesses used to compete for television airtime during popular shows. Now, businesses are competing for that number one spot on Google or Bing. For any small or large business, search engine optimization should be at the front of your marketing strategy to guarantee lasting success. Here’s why SEO is a good long-term strategy for your business.
When you think of digital marketing, you might think of email blasts, social media posts, and text reminders. Did you know there is actually much more to digital marketing than just creating an ad and sending it to your target audience? Search engine optimization (SEO) is now a necessary tool for any small business's digital marketing strategy. If you want customers to find your business online before they find others, then you need SEO as a main component in your strategy. Here are the top reasons why you need SEO for your small business.
As a thriving small business, it is vital to have digital marketing strategies that generate online traffic to your products and website.
If you have just created a small business you might be asking, “What are the Best Digital Marketing Strategies for Small Businesses?”. Here are some of the best ways to boost your digital marketing as a small business.
Search engine optimization (SEO) is one of the fundamental elements of any marketing strategy. Most businesses looking to utilize SEO know that they want to rank higher among search engines, but don’t necessarily know how to get there. In this blog, we’re going to go over common SEO practices and the expectations associated with each, as well as the realities.
SEO and accessibility are strongly correlated when it comes to ensuring websites are usable by the people visiting them. Before we get into how the two intersect, let’s go over what web accessibility actually is.
From an SEO standpoint, there has been an overwhelming amount of data that is being analyzed about the impact coronavirus has had on various industries. People have spent more time on their devices looking up news coverage, updates on COVID-19 cases around the world, and more importantly, where they can find toilet paper and hand sanitizer near them.
2020 is here, and over the past year, SEO has changed drastically. While the fundamentals of getting websites to rank higher haven't changed, the strategies involved are constantly evolving. Recently, three different types of search have been trending upwards, and are predicted to play a major part in attaining SEO success in the new year. Here are the top SEO trends you need to know about in 2020:
One of the biggest changes to Google's search system in years has arrived, BERT. BERT stands for Bidirectional Encoder Representations from Transformers. In plain English, this means that BERT is a neural network-based technique for natural language processing pre-training. Still confused? Put as simply as possible, BERT will help Google's search engine understand language a bit more like we humans do. With this new algorithm update, Google will be able to better comprehend the nuances and context of words used in searches and therefore produce more relevant results.
Hey kids…a new sobering statistic: According to the PEW Internet Research Center - By the year 2020, half of all internet searches will be voice searches. This is because Siri, Alexa, Google Assistant, and Mobile phones are more popular than ever.
So, in order to prevent loss of market share or get a leg up on the competition and actually gain market share, marketers and designers should start a shift to allow for voice search to ensure there’s a smooth, natural experience for voice search users. Responses must be conversational, actionable and easy to understand. So how do you Optimize your Website for Voice Search?