When building a website to rank in Google, it is important to understand some of the main ranking factors used to index your website. We’ve written several articles about Google ranking factors in the past and in this article, we’ll reference some of the main on-page and off-page ranking factors that will help improve your […]

Understanding what Google is recognizing as a ranking factor in 2017 can make or break your online presence. Because of this we’ve compiled the 12 top ranking signals based on our analytical research. 1. Backlinks – High quality backlinks account for 30% of your overall page score in Google. Keep in mind not all backlinks […]

Optimization for local search is hot. Whereas at one time, web users wanted to gather and get global information, today they increasingly want results that are more personal that literally get them data and information about where they are living. A study cited in Beginners Guide to SEO from SEOmoz’s indicated that 79% of web […]

According to Gary Illyes from Google, mobile page speed will become a significant ranking factor in Google Mobile Search Results. Just having a mobile friendly website may not be enough to keep your current rankings. With over 200 ranking factors that could impact your website, it is important to understand which ranking factors to pay […]

Tampa SEO Google News – Last month Google made some major changes to its local search results by only showing the top 3 results instead of 7. It appears Google’s motivation to do this was partially driven by their mobile search improvements. Chances are, if you were showing up number 4 before the change, then […]