SEO: 200 FACTORS INFLUENCE YOUR RANKINGS• Relevancy - On page SEO - 20% of the effort - Give users what they want - Be useful, answer the question• Recommendation - Off page SEO – 50% of the effort - Will people vote for you with inbound links? - Social influence & proof• Experience - 30% of the effort - What do user think of your pages? - How do you compare to your competition?
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PUTTING IT ALL TOGETHER ASK THE BUSINESS ASK THE CUSTOMER • Usability tests • Eye tracking • Customer survey’s (VOC) • Survey your team – Telephone & Customer Service team • What are the USP’s • Why should a trade consumer user engage repeatedly • What are you common objections? – How do you overcome them? • Key learnings and messages – How do we get into the site design – How do we learn and evolve