SEO Changes

Reviews are a ranking factor

  • 84% of people trust online reviews as much as a personal recommendation
  • 7 out of 10 consumers will leave a review for a business if they’re asked to
  • 90% of consumers read less than 10 reviews before forming an opinion about a business
  • 54% of people will visit the website after reading positive reviews
  • 73% of consumers think that reviews older than 3 months are no longer relevant
  • 74% of consumers say that positive reviews make them trust a local business more
  • 58% of consumers say that the star rating of a business is most important

How many online reviews do you read before you feel you can trust a business?
how many reviews


Recent changes in search engine optimization…

2015 google search rankings factors


 

RankBrain – Google implements new ways of understanding search queries

Click here for more info


 

Searchmetrics (a U.K.SEO research company) -2014 search engine ranking data

searchmetrics onpage ranking factors 2014

searchmetrics links factors 2014

on page technical ranking factors 2014

searchmetrics overall ranking factors 2014

 


Google is working on a large shift in how they approach search… Read about semantic search here


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