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Search Engine Optimization is the backbone of any digital marketing strategy. On this page you'll find top SEO articles built for industry experts by industry experts. Covering all the hot SEO topics of the moment, explore our news, views and in-depth studies.

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During last week‘s #SEMrushchat, we invited Scott Levy to join us. During this recap, we are going to go over everything you don’t know about mobile SEO but should. With industry experts like Bill Slawski and Dawn Anderson sharing their insights, this is one that you won’t want to miss.
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In last week’s #SEMrushchat, we talked about an exceptionally important topic: how brand authority interacts with SEO as a ranking factor. We invited expert, Jennifer Slegg - founder & editor of The SEM Post, and speaker. We focused on questions like how to identify a good brand authority, how authority influences rankings, and how PR and SEO can, and should, interact.
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Direct website visits are usually assumed to be the result of higher SERP positions, not vice versa. And yet site visits is exactly what our study named the most important Google ranking factor among those we analyzed. Moreover, we traded correlation analysis for the Random Forest algorithm. We would like to reveal the details of our methodology and bust some popular misconceptions, so that you can safely rely on our takeaways.
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Last week‘s special edition #SEMrushchat was dedicated to SEO questions that marketers need to answer before the end of 2017. While at Pubcon in Las Vegas, the SEMrush team had the chance to speak to many experts about backlinks, “nofollow“ attribute, AMP, and other SEO topics that digital marketers deal with every day.
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Commercial intent keywords have the power to drive targeted traffic which ultimately converts to more sales and revenue. So, how do we find commercial intent keyword phrases? The process is really simple, and I am going to break down several ways to research these keywords and offer insights you can use.

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Google and Bing love Semantic HTML5, so it is great for SEO! This article provides a simple guide to the essential semantic HTML5 tags that content writers and copywriters should be using. Your competitors probably do not even come close to best practices, so correct use of semantic HTML5 tags in your content will give you the opportunity to be one step ahead in 2018 and beyond. Read on...
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What’s the current state of link building? It turns out it’s still alive and kicking! Naturally, the question then becomes how do SEOs build links these days? To answer that question, my team and I recently created a brand new industry survey. We polled 628 SEO experts to learn about the link building methods that work best for them. Key fundings are summarized in this article.
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Proper keyword research is still one of the most valuable activities in search marketing. To help you learn how to do an effective keyword research for SEO, we invited Stoney deGeyter, to our SEMrush Chat. He and our other chat guests gave us some great suggestions.
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Which website issues do you really need to focus on first? We‘ve collected anonymous data on 100,000 websites and 450 million pages using the SEMrush Site Audit tool to determine the most common on-site technical and SEO mistakes and issues.
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I will cover 5 potentially unknown features in Google Analytics, how to use them, examples, and my personal opinion on their limitations. This won’t be a completely comprehensive post but is meant to open the door for discussion or potential use cases.

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Industry experts share their wealth of knowledge across a variety of different fields in our top SEO articles.

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