SEO in 2021: What your organization’s executives and senior leaders must know

30-second summary: Did you know that 53 percent of trackable web traffic is organic? A study from BrightEdge revealed that search (organic and paid) still delivers more traffic to websites than any other channels, including social and display These statistics prove that the role of SEO in 2021 is elevated across all industries since an organic flow of traffic is now more critical than ever Merkle Inc.’s VP Head of SEO, Eryck Dzotsi discusses six key focus areas that leaders across organizations must clearly understand about the role of SEO to drive organic search performance 2020 wasn’t a year that we will soon forget.

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The ongoing race between ad blockers and ad tech: Who’s winning?

30-second summary: During the past seven years, ad blocking increased from 15,7% to 26,4% and this rate continues to grow. APAC countries block the most – 50% of ads, second-leading is MEA region with 49%.

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The UK election and SEO games: Search, scandal, and big promises

The UK goes to the polls this week and the governing Conservatives have already made headlines for their online activities. Luke Richards dives into the political battleground that is the Google SERPs – and provides his analysis of the manifesto promises relevant to the digital business community. As the UK heads towards its third general election in four years, the two main parties – Conservatives and Labour – both seem to agree that investment in digital technologies is crucial to tackling challenges within the economy, the environment, and the country’s working relationship with the rest of the world after Brexit

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The UK election and SEO games: Search, scandal, and big promises

Five ways blockchain will impact search marketing

Few technologies promise to have an impact on the marketplace as tremendous as the blockchain technology.

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Five ways blockchain will impact search marketing