All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘BrightEdge’

Is International SEO More Important Now?

Ranking in search engines, particularly Google, is not getting any easier, but how often are you considering the search engines around the globe? Many in the industry see international SEO as only gaining in importance. Do you think it’s more important for marketers to optimize for different search engines around the world than it used to be? Share your thoughts …

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Google’s 7-Result SERPs Having A Bigger Effect On Sites Than Panda?

Google has been making it harder to get first-page rankings. That’s not just because all of the algorithm updates the search giant keeps launching, an increased emphasis on “answers” results, which require users to click over to other sites less often, and the addition of Google’s Knowledge Graph to search results. Sure, these things all come into play, but for …

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Google+ Pages Quickly Adopted By 61% of Top 100 Brands

61% of the world’s top 100 brands created pages within a week of Google’s recent Google+ Pages announcement, according to research from BrightEdge. That’s good news for Google. Clearly the brand interest is there, and coupled with interest from celebrities, this should help user growth. Still, interestingly enough, only about 13% of the brands that created pages displayed a link …

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Twitter Share Button Works Wonders for Content

BrightEdge released a new report looking at social share metrics around Twitter engagement and the use of social plugins around the web. It draws upon the firm’s analysis of over 4 million tweets and 10,000 of the largest sites on the web. According to the report, pages that show Twitter share buttons get 7 times the social media mentions than …

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