SEO has come a long way since the first search engine launched in 1993. We now rely on ranking within the first page of Google search results to drive traffic to our sites. Ranking high from keyword search results attracts more traffic and new customers to your business.
But, search algorithms change. What once worked may be penalizing you and what didn’t work has now become more powerful and your competitors are now out ranking you. It is very important to stay aware of what is working for SEO and what is not, in order to avoid being penalized.
With these algorithm changes, what are the key statistics you should know regarding SEO? SEO Tribunal has compiled and organized these key stats into the different types of SEO into the fantastic infographic below.
SEO is always changing. Don’t rest on something that works today, it may not work tomorrow.
Hopefully, this will help you create your own online strategy with the understanding you’ve gained of some of SEO’s main principles. SEO is an ever changing practice, starting with these principles will help your website start achieving a better ranking within the search engine results pages.
Amazing SEO Facts & Stats
39% of all global ecommerce traffic comes from search
93% of all online experiences begin with a search engine
Almost 80% of users ignore paid ads in their search results
50% of all searches will be made using voice by 2020
58% of searches come from mobile
97% of page-one results have at least one image on the page
46% of searches made on Google are local