200 Ranking Factors For 2013/2014
On-line marketing has been growing for many years and it has become a constantly expanding multi-billion industry. Any business must have presence on-line, nowadays this can be the difference between failure and success. SEO is one of the most, if not the one most important aspect of on-line marketing. Companies from all around the world spend large budgets every single year for improving their search engine rankings and this is not about to change in the foreseeable future. Typically search engines themselves don’t like their results being manipulated, so they constantly improve their ranking algorithms for excluding non natural popularity from their results. This is how SEO has been constantly changing and you should be constantly updating your knowledge in this field to tale advantage of it. For the last two years it changed the most. After Google announced their algorithm updates, more known as Panda, Penguin and other animals (like the Hummingbird Update), the SEO world has become different.
So, here we came across a pretty nice infographic, that we consider will be of great help for many on-line marketers. On the picture below you can find some of the most important ranking factors after the Panda and the Penguin updates, which caused the biggest changes in SEO for the last 10 years. So, these would probably be the most important ranking factors of 2013 and 2014.