30-second summary: The PageRank still exists and here’s a deeper look at how Google’s Reasonable Surfer Model plays a key role A well thought linking strategy both internally and externally for your ecommerce site can amplify search visibility Google expert, Susan Dolan and Founder of leading agency NOVOS, Samuel Hurley share an ecommerce SEO guide ahead of the holiday season PageRank is a patent Google introduced, which used links to help determine websites rankings in the SERPs. The algorithm was named after Google founder Larry Page. The original patent has not been renewed and has since been updated by other algorithms, which work to achieve the same goal
30-second summary: In 2020, majority of the 181.7 billion U.S. dollar revenues came from advertising through Google Sites or its network sites Even though they will be removing the third-party cookie from 2022, the search giant still has a wealth of first-party data from its 270+ products, services, and platforms The Trade Desk’s 20 percent stock price drop is proof of Google’s monopoly and why it shouldn’t enjoy it anymore Google expert, Susan Dolan draws from her rich experience and details the current search scape, insights and predicts future key themes that will arise out of the 3p cookie death Imagine search as a jungle gym, you automatically imagine Google as the kingpin player on this ground. This has been a reality for decades now and we all know the downside of autonomy which is why the industry now acknowledges a need for regulation.
30-second summary: The Mobile Experience is critical for all categories when looking at Core Web Vitals (CWV) Image compression seems to be a leading challenge for leading brands Pages doing well for CWV tend to be informational in nature Retail, in particular, could see significant disruption if second-tier retailers receive a boost Across all sectors, there is opportunity and time for improvement and preparation as long as issues are addressed as a business priority Enterprise Search and Digital Marketers need to prescribe the right course of action to meet core vital benchmarks They must also convince the rest of the organization that the efforts will be worth the results The long-awaited implementation of mobile-first indexing is now upon us, meaning that content visible only on desktop will be ignored from this point on by the world’s largest search engine. Mobile-first has been a priority of Google’s for years as the beat of the user experience drum has grown to a crescendo. A few short months from now, the Page Experience update as a whole will roll out, too.
30-second summary: Progressive web apps (PWAs) offer app-like experiences without requiring users to download anything from an app store PWAs are also much less of a burden for developers than native apps, which require ongoing updates, review management, and shared profits with app stores Nick Chasinov, Founder and CEO of Teknicks, outlines a few of the major business benefits of using PWAs If Apple was threatened by “Fortnite” trying to bypass the App Store , it’s not going to be happy when progressive web apps take off. PWAs disrupt the tech giant’s granular control over the Apple App Store because they offer app-like experiences without the need to download an actual app. They’re designed for the everyday website user but provide many features that are exclusive to native apps.
30-second summary: According to Gartner, 30% of companies were already using machine learning in at least one part of their sales process in 2020. Apparently, if you want to improve your digital marketing, you will need to focus on Analytics, Personalization, and Optimization
30-second summary: Digital transformation affords businesses opportunities to make genuine connections with customers through personalized marketing experiences. Digital buyer behavior is changing, with increased consumer expectations for digital-only interactions and reduced tolerance for traditional sales tactics like cold-calling
30-second summary: Semantic search enables retailers to reach a broader audience of potential consumers who are outside their traditional targeted approach. For semantic search to be effective, websites must provide a rich landscape of relevant content for context
30-second summary: The affiliate marketing sector is worth more than $12 billion now and won’t die down anytime soon. Choosing a niche with high revenue potential is key. Focus on search intent and aim for BOFU.
30-second summary: For B2B marketers, Instagram Stories may not seem the most obvious medium for content creation, but it can be a very effective one. B2B brands are able to generate 20x more engagement on Instagram compared to LinkedIn