The world of SEO is constantly changing and so it is important to keep up to date with the latest developments. Here’s our roundup of the best articles from the Moz top ten SEO articles on the web for the month of April.
8 Reasons Why You Need to Establish Yourself as an Authority On Google+
People have been saying it for a while now but finally someone has produced some evidence to suggest that Google + should be taken seriously for SEO. The results of this study suggest that a single +1 from an authority Google + account in the same niche as a website could drastically improve organic search engine rankings.
How Google’s Image Search Update Killed Image SEO
The new Google image search may look very clean, crisp and snazzy from a user perspective but it has killed the impact of image SEO as users have less incentive to click through the website hosting the image. Don’t stop observing image SEO best practices but don’t make it your main priority.
Rel=Confused? Answers to Your Rel=Canonical Questions
This article is really great for people having issues with the rel=canonical tag and provides advice in an easy to understand question and answer style. If you can’t find the solution to your problem then you can always post a question in the comments below the article.
The Popularity Factor In Today’s SEO
Although links and link building are and are likely to remain key search engine ranking factors more SEO emphasis is shifting towards social media. Now might be the time to focus more of your efforts on creating excellent, remarkable content that people are going to want to like and share.