Thinking like a searcher aligns your priorities with those of search engines: providing value to real, human users. By shifting your perspective when creating SEO content, you can better serve searchers and improve your ability to rank.
While traditional and digital marketing utilizes similar tactics, it is important to not stunt your organic search efforts by expecting SEO strategy to follow the same rules that traditional marketing strategies do.
The Google Snack Pack is the top result for a local business query. The Local Pack (AKA Snack Pack) is a coveted place, and duly so for the traffic, it can bring a business if their site, online presence, and reviews are worthy. If you want to know more, snack on this.
Improving or removing content is essential for older sites. From removing broken links to correcting spelling errors, these changes can boost SEO traffic, strengthen internal link networks, and improve overall user experience.
Google continues to roll out updates that aim not only to understand human communication but to mimic it back to us. An interesting example of this is hearing landmark directions while navigating with Google Maps. This article explores the relationship between physical presence online and IRL.