Category: Search Engine Optimization


Google’s encroachment on traditional blue link organic results has been well-documented over the past several years. It’s a reality SEOs are quickly adjusting to, and that’s a good thing because it’s not slowing down. As RankBrain improves at interpreting the granular search intent behind queries, we’ll continue to see shifts in SERPs–some sites will benefit  … Read more

If you’re at all familiar with the SEO landscape today, then at some point you’ve probably encountered the term “search intent.” As a concept, search intent may seem daunting at first, but the thinking behind it is simple: In order to deliver the most value to searchers and win clicks, first we have to understand  … Read more

One of the biggest changes in SEO over the last several years has been the evolution of Local SEO.  Led by Google’s continual charge to hyper-localize transactional SERPs, this new focus underscores the company’s aim to get more local businesses front and center in the eyes of searchers. Ever since the Google Penguin Update in  … Read more

Search Engine Optimization

The world of traditional marketing is one of fixed budgets, set well in advance, and post-campaign reporting. For understandable reasons, these same approach is often applied to digital marketing – set a fixed budget, assess the performance over time, but stick to the budget.  A performance marketer sees the world differently. While we understand the  … Read more

The Discovery and Direct search type data provided in Location Insights proves an excellent source for identifying the local search queries you’ll need to optimize for to improve engagement with your business on local SERPs. For those unfamiliar with Discovery and Direct search types, here’s how it breaks down. Direct Search Queries Direct searches are  … Read more

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Originally posted July 12, 2019. Updated May 20, 2020. What is Voice Search? Voice Search is speech recognition technology that allows users to search on websites, search engines, or apps by speaking to a device – such as a mobile phone, computer, or smart speaker. This post will go over a few different types of  … Read more

Are users spending significant time on your site but are still abandoning their cart? Do you know how many clicks it takes for a user to add a product to their cart? Are you confident that you have provided all the information a user would need to convert on your site? Whether you are in  … Read more

Is there an ideal length for posts or articles? How much does readability matter (and which metric is the right one)? Should we focus on listicles and snackable hot takes, or pivot to long-form deep dives? And has the internet killed reading or are web users actually reading more than ever?   Anyone who writes  … Read more

Originally posted April 23, 2020. Updated July 21, 2020. Many of the challenges facing our clients are challenges with how to keep their businesses afloat, how to reduce their costs and keep their team members employed. Marketing plays a role in that – for some companies more than others. This resource guide contains a collection  … Read more

Local SEO strategy doesn’t have to be overwhelming! Figuring out the latest developments in SEO is hard enough for websites, but if you own a brick-and-mortar business or offer a localized service – realtors, therapists, lawyers, doctors, cleaning services, photographers, and many more – mastering the ins and outs of local SEO can be especially  … Read more