Google Patent Application - User Data As Part of Ranking Process
In this third article, we continue to dig into the patent application of Google regarding the method used to rank sites in search results. Interestingly, Google asserts in the application that it "might" consider user data as a factor in organizing search results.
What Is User Data?
Without being rude, you should already know what user data is as part of your site evaluation. Any owner of a site on the web should be constantly looking at user data found on site servers.
The site server should have an administrative program telling you what searches are being used to reach the site, better known as "search strings." The program should also be telling you how many pages the user looks at on each visit and where in the site they go. By reviewing these statistics, you can identify the sections of your site that appeal to potential customers. If clients are leaving after visiting only one or two pages, such statistics should tell you that you have an abandonment problem. The new information from the Google patent should motivate you to closely monitor your site.
Essentially, Google is also looking at your server statistics to determine the value of your content and factoring it into the rankings. Specifically, Google claims in the patent application that it tracks the amount of time that users spend accessing a page on your site. Having filed a few patent applications in my time, what this really means is Google is looking at how long a user spends on your site and how "deep" they go into it.
Expanding on this subject, Google details an additional factor. As with the Adwords program, Google is monitoring the click through rate on search results. The more click-throughs to your site from its listings in Google, the higher it will be moved in the search results.
Every Little Bit Helps
Google claims that it looks at what users are bookmarking. The apparent jist is that Google considers a site with a lot of bookmarks to be "worthy" of a higher ranking. In short, get out there and bookmark your sites!
The effort of Google to look for depth in a site should be commended. There is nothing worse then clicking onto a promising search result to find one crappy page full of links. With this new policy, Google rewards sites with healthy amounts of relevant pages. In short, content is king again.
Halstatt Pires is with http://www.marketingtitan.com - an Internet marketing and advertising company comprised of a search engine optimization specialist providing meta tag optimization services and Internet marketing consultant providing internet marketing solutions through integrated design and programming services.
12 Proven Local SEO Tips to Dominate the SERPs and Map Pack Search Engine Journal
How to Use Your PPC Campaigns as a Prospecting Tool for SEO Business 2 Community
SEO Training Programs for Every Knowledge & Experience Level Search Engine Journal
Don't sleep on SEO | Digital Campaign Asia
How to Diagnose Page Ranking Declines: Ask An SEO Search Engine Journal
Videly Reviews - Legit SEO Video Marketing Traffic Program? Seattle Weekly
15 tips to boost your website's SEO Creative Bloq
Google on SEO Best Practices for News Sites & Short Articles Search Engine Journal
What Is the Right Price for Your Agency's SEO Services? Search Engine Journal
3 Top Skills SEO Content Writers Need to Succeed Search Engine Journal
18 More SEO Issues That Cause Search Rankings & Traffic to Drop Search Engine Journal
Shopify SEO: 8 Tips to Help Customers Find Your Store Business 2 Community
SEO for Podcasts | Inbound Marketing Agency Browser Media
SEO: Keyword Research for Product Content Practical Ecommerce
LAUNCH - Mastering SEO for Your Design Business Business of Home
9 SEO Tips that Will Increase Your Videos' Visibility Business 2 Community
Google SEO algorithm tricked by malware to legitimise fake sites www.computing.co.uk
Local SEO: 22 Ways to Improve Your Online Presence in 2021 [Infographic] Social Media Today
Video: Steve Marin on content, SEO and using data as backup Search Engine Land
This $30 SEO Tool Helps Optimize Your Site to Rank on Google Black Enterprise
The Complete SEO Checklist for 2021 - Business 2 Community Business 2 Community
The Wall Street Journal is getting into SEO and self-help content Business Insider
Bringing to light the leading SEO Agencies of March 2021 – An exclusive analysis by TopDevelopers.co - EIN News
Bringing to light the leading SEO Agencies of March 2021 – An exclusive analysis by TopDevelopers.co EIN News
The 3 Unexpected Benefits of Search Strategy Business 2 Community
8 New & Updated Google My Business Features for Local SEO Search Engine Journal
Lockdown search trends: How brands can maintain momentum with their SEO and content strategy - Econsultancy
Lockdown search trends: How brands can maintain momentum with their SEO and content strategy Econsultancy
10 SEO Tips for Podcasts Practical Ecommerce
What is an Entity & How They Impact SEO Business 2 Community
ilocal SEO Helps Four Enterprises Increase Market Share Through Search Engine Optimization - PRUnderground
ilocal SEO Helps Four Enterprises Increase Market Share Through Search Engine Optimization PRUnderground
Top 5 Technical SEO Basics for a SaaS Website TechBullion
Digital.com Announces Best SEO Firms in Washington DC 2021 WFMZ Allentown
DataForSEO Introduces API Solutions for SEO Software Platforms and Agencies to Save Time and Money - MENAFN.COM
DataForSEO Introduces API Solutions for SEO Software Platforms and Agencies to Save Time and Money MENAFN.COM
How to Align Your International Roadmap with Google Updates Search Engine Journal
Technical SEO Consultant Prolific North
Hackers Use SEO Malware After Fixing Website—'Gootloader' The Next Big Thing to Worry About? - Tech Times
Hackers Use SEO Malware After Fixing Website—'Gootloader' The Next Big Thing to Worry About? Tech Times
3 SEO Lessons From The New York Times & CNN on How to Rank #1 Search Engine Journal
The Economist is hiring a Senior SEO Editor The Economist
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO) Software MARKET SHARE, REVENUE, AND AVERAGE WORTH BY MAKERS SHARED IN AN EXCEEDINGLY LATEST ANALYSIS REPORT – KSU | The Sentinel Newspaper - KSU | The Sentinel Newspaper
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO) Software MARKET SHARE, REVENUE, AND AVERAGE WORTH BY MAKERS SHARED IN AN EXCEEDINGLY LATEST ANALYSIS REPORT – KSU | The Sentinel Newspaper KSU | The Sentinel Newspaper
Regex SEO Named Best Digital Marketing Firm In Houston By Digital.com - Press Release - Digital Journal
Regex SEO Named Best Digital Marketing Firm In Houston By Digital.com - Press Release Digital Journal
SEO Firm, Sharon Reed Web Solutions, Helps Southlake Businesses Adopt Digital Marketing Innovations - Press Release - Digital Journal
SEO Firm, Sharon Reed Web Solutions, Helps Southlake Businesses Adopt Digital Marketing Innovations - Press Release Digital Journal
Google Adjusted Its Search Algorithm Due To SEO Gaming Four Or Five Times In 10 Years - Search Engine Roundtable
Google Adjusted Its Search Algorithm Due To SEO Gaming Four Or Five Times In 10 Years Search Engine Roundtable
Global Search Engine Optimisation (SEO) Software Market 2021-2028 Share, Growth Drivers, Sales Channels and Top Manufacturers Analysis: Moz, SEO Book, LinkResearchTools, SpyFu, SEMrush, AWR Cloud, KWFinder.com, Searchmetrics Essentials, Ahrefs, Ahrefs, DeepCrawl, Majestic - The Bisouv Network
Global Search Engine Optimisation (SEO) Software Market 2021-2028 Share, Growth Drivers, Sales Channels and Top Manufacturers Analysis: Moz, SEO Book, LinkResearchTools, SpyFu, SEMrush, AWR Cloud, KWFinder.com, Searchmetrics Essentials, Ahrefs, Ahrefs, DeepCrawl, Majestic The Bisouv Network
True Beauty star Cha Eunwoo in talks to join Seo Ye Ji & Kim Nam Gil in upcoming drama, Island - PINKVILLA
True Beauty star Cha Eunwoo in talks to join Seo Ye Ji & Kim Nam Gil in upcoming drama, Island PINKVILLA
Search Engine Optimization (SEO) Software Market Study Navigating the Future Growth Outlook to 2026 | Key Analysis by Moz, Ahrefs, Ahrefs, DeepCrawl, SEMrush, Searchmetrics Essentials – KSU | The Sentinel Newspaper - KSU | The Sentinel Newspaper
Search Engine Optimization (SEO) Software Market Study Navigating the Future Growth Outlook to 2026 | Key Analysis by Moz, Ahrefs, Ahrefs, DeepCrawl, SEMrush, Searchmetrics Essentials – KSU | The Sentinel Newspaper KSU | The Sentinel Newspaper
SEO Service Provider Services Market by Top Manufacturers: OpenMoves, WebiMax, Boostability, Digital Marketing Agency - The Bisouv Network
SEO Service Provider Services Market by Top Manufacturers: OpenMoves, WebiMax, Boostability, Digital Marketing Agency The Bisouv Network
New Report of Local SEO Software Market with Size, Growth Drivers, Market Opportunities, Business Trends and Forecast to 2026 – The Bisouv Network - The Bisouv Network
New Report of Local SEO Software Market with Size, Growth Drivers, Market Opportunities, Business Trends and Forecast to 2026 – The Bisouv Network The Bisouv Network
Team Soda, the San Diego SEO Experts Offering a Comprehensive Range of Services - Press Release - Digital Journal
Team Soda, the San Diego SEO Experts Offering a Comprehensive Range of Services - Press Release Digital Journal
How to Boost Shared Value with Integrated vs. Siloed Marketing Search Engine Journal
Global SEO Software Market Landscape and Its Growth Prospects 2020 – KSU | The Sentinel Newspaper - KSU | The Sentinel Newspaper
Global SEO Software Market Landscape and Its Growth Prospects 2020 – KSU | The Sentinel Newspaper KSU | The Sentinel Newspaper
Dear Oppa: An Indian fan says Hwang In Yeop portraying Seo Jun in True Beauty with confidence was appreciable - PINKVILLA
Dear Oppa: An Indian fan says Hwang In Yeop portraying Seo Jun in True Beauty with confidence was appreciable PINKVILLA
ONE reveals atomweight grand prix field; confirms Ham Seo-hee South China Morning Post
Park Bo Gum & Gong Yoo starrer Seo Bok to release on April 15 via theatres and OTT platform TVing - PINKVILLA
Park Bo Gum & Gong Yoo starrer Seo Bok to release on April 15 via theatres and OTT platform TVing PINKVILLA
Cheese in the Trap star Seo Kang Joon reportedly in talks to star in upcoming thriller Zero - PINKVILLA
Cheese in the Trap star Seo Kang Joon reportedly in talks to star in upcoming thriller Zero PINKVILLA
Freelance SEO Writer - Work from Home Pedestrian TV
Student Action party announces names of candidates for ASUC Senate Daily Californian
How to Learn SEO: A U.S. News Guide U.S. News & World Report
How SEO works and how to use it to rank higher in search results Business Insider
3 Hidden Benefits From Mastering SEO Built In
YouTube SEO for Beginners: 10 Best Practices to Get You Started Search Engine Journal
5 essential search engine optimization tips that actually work The Business Journals
International SEO for 2021 & Beyond: 9-Point Checklist for Success Search Engine Journal
SEO 101: Get Your SEO Guide for Beginners [EBOOK] Search Engine Journal
3 Steps to Better Content: Power up Your SEO with Audience Understanding Search Engine Journal
RIP antiquated SEO: Google’s guidelines stress quality content Digital Commerce 360
3 Things You Must Know About SEO in 2021 Search Engine Journal
All you should know about SEO AZ Big Media
Search Engine Optimization: What Is It?
Search Engine Optimization is the creation of a web page, purposely designed to rank well with the Search Engines.If you want traffic to your website then you must Optimize your website for the Search Engines.
What Makes The Perfect SEO Firm?
SEO companies come in all shapes and sizes. You've got your solo SEOs that either a) do everything themselves and/or b) sub-contract out many aspects of each campaign while maintaining a tight control on the quality and results of the project.
SEO Expert Explains on how to Restore a Website and Remove Sandbox Effect from Your Website
The sandbox effect or (site getting banned on google) has been prevalent in google for quite a long time, and many websites are falling victim to it.Whether deliberately or accidentally, these websites get caught by so called (GOOGLE POLICE CRAWLER) and in a similar fashion your site domain goes to a prison cell.
7 Steps to Prepare You for The Local Search Bonanza
At One Time Local Searches were reserved for services like City Guides and Online Yellow Pages. But the BIG 3 (Yahoo, Google and MSN) have all jumped into the Local Search Market.
The Importance of Correct HTML Syntax in Search Engine Positoning
There is a lot of competition to get good spots in the search engines. Proper html syntax and a clean code will help toward better positoning.
Your Search Engine Optimization Strategy: Make Love, Not War
When it comes to search engine optimization strategy, there are basically two camps - those who view search engines as adversaries to be conquered at any cost and those who regard search engines as partners in their online marketing efforts. Long-time readers of my articles probably already have a good idea of which camp I fall into; however, I believe both approaches can be effective optimization methods.
Secrets on Website Promotion: How You Can Get a #1 Ranking for Your Website Name Within 30 Days
Launching a new website with enough acceleration to rise above this ever increasing daily din needs some force. It is common to see a website with a different name and various product or service offerings with equally unrelated names.
How You Can Easily Compile A Gigantic Keyword List
It doesn't matter what kind of marketing you are involved in.Having the most keywords for your market or niche is a surefire way to win over your competition, and that's a fact!The most important place to have thousands of keywords is in your pay-per-click campaigns, as you want to hit as broad an audience as possible, within your market or niche.
Click Click Boom: a Linking Strategy that will Blow Away Your Competition
Web marketers, do you hear what I hear?"Click-click BOOM"That's the sound of your new linking strategy that's going to positively blow your competition clear out of the water.Click-click BOOM.
Site Maps: A Force To Be Reckoned With
Another important component of search engine optimization is the use of site maps. If you want visitors -- and search engine spiders -- to find every page on your Web site, a site map can be your biggest ally especially if you have a lot of content on your site (and if you've been reading all the advice on our site, you should know by now that the more content you have the better your chances are for top ranking).
SEO Basics - 8 Key Strategies For Online Business Success
The world of search engine optimization (SEO) can be a big scary place for newbies. Most SEO professional companies charge astronomical prices that may or may not guarantee success.
Possibly The Biggest Misconception About Ranking Well In The Search Engines
Onpage search engine optimization are things that you can change ON your webpage.* Title tag* Header tags* Bolding, Italicizing, Underlining* Alt image tags* Meta Tags* Etc.
The Latest Craze: Local Search, 7 Steps to Being #1 in Your Local Market
Anyone would agree that it is much easier to be number 1 out of 100 or 500 then 1 Million or 200 Million. With these 7 Steps you should have no problem being number 1 in your Local Market or MarketsA Recent Search on the Term Book Store Yielded over 200,000,000 Million Results in the Yahoo Search engine.
What Constitutes a Complete and Effective SEO Campaign?
Unfortunately, not many Search Engine Optimization companies know what this involves. You may see a "one size fits all" package, link popularity development in the form of submitting to link farms, or even the dreaded "Submit Your Site to 1000's of Search Engines" scam.
Google Loosing Fan Base?
"Nothing last forever but the Earth and sky." - from Dust in the Wind by Kansas.
A Link From An Ugly Duckling Website With A PR=1 Could Give You 10 to 80 Times More PageRank
Whether you want to start a business and sell on the Internet or you're an old pro and want more Internet sales, here's the easy way to do it.To get the most sales on the Internet you need to have a high PageRank on Google.
SEO, the Simplified Version
Lets get things straight. SEO is a very competitive market.
Diary of a Google Gazumpee
Back in November, when the Google Dance began, Barry Lloyd of makemetop.co.
13 Tips For Good Search Engine Placements
When used properly in combination with other basic search engine tactics, these tips can help to dramatically improve your placement with the search engines and increase the traffic to your web site.1.
Taking Advantage of Googles Sandbox Effect
Most new sites submitted to Google (at least within the last year or so) encounter a peculiar phenomenon known as the "sandbox effect" within about 2 weeks to one month after appearing in the index. Sites may very well rank relatively high in the index at first if the keywords associated with the site are not highly saturated.
|home | site map|