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SEO Trends 2012 [INFOGRAPHIC]

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6 Ways to Create Link-Worthy Content


In order to grow your website and increase your readership, people have to be able to find out about your site. Social media sites have made this much easier, with clickable buttons you can put on your site that instantly repost your work. But no matter how many people get curious to see your site the first time, they’ll never click a link to post your content if it’s not something they want to share with their friends. Content worthy of linking to social media sites and blogs, known as linkbait articles, can create a huge increase in readership by being spread around the internet. Create your own link-worthy content and your traffic will increase dramatically.

1. Stay ahead of the trends instead of following them.
If you find a subject that’s already going viral, it’s too late to jump on the bandwagon of popularity. The only exception to this

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5 SEO Trends To Follow in 2012

With the numerous algorithm updates done by Google in 2012, most SEOs are on the edge of their seats waiting to find out what’s in store for 2012. 2012 will likely require SEOs to place an emphasis on ethics, visitor interaction and smarter optimizing practices in order to get the best results. Quality content, CRO and social proof are only three of the five predicted SEO trends for 2012.

 

1. Content Quality is on the rise.
2011 has taught many SEOs a valuable lesson in focusing on quality content. The Google PANDA updates of 2011 have left once-profitable websites in the dark thanks to the Google slaps given to websites with poor quality content. Keyword stuffing and simply placing strings of words on the page won’t cut it anymore. Placing an emphasis on the quality, uniqueness and the readability of the content will be the name of the game … Read the rest

5 SEO Trends To Follow In 2012

With the numerous algorithm updates done by Google over 2011, most SEOs are on the edge of their seats waiting to find out what’s in store for 2012. The new year will likely require SEOs to bone up on their ethics, visitor interaction and smarter optimizing practices if they want to get the best results.

The past year has proven that Google is planning to bring the hammer down even harder on SEOs with questionable practices. Quality, ethics and smart optimization strategies will be the factors that differentiate the smart SEOs from the uninformed ones.

1. Quality Content Is A Must
2011 has taught many SEOs a valuable lesson in focusing on well-crafted content that engages readers. Gone are the days of useless keyword-filled, pseudo-articles clogging the web’s arteries and leaving the end user frustrated and searching for something legitimate.

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