2014 SEO Ranking Factors

After lots of research, Searchmetrics has released their findings on the lead ranking factors. Top ten appear to be:

  1. Click-Through Rate
  2. Relevant Terms
  3. Google +1
  4. Number of Backlinks
  5. Facebook Share
  6. Facebook Total
  7. Facebook Comments
  8. Pitnerest
  9. SEO Visability of Backlinking URL
  10. Facebook Likes

The overwhelming majority is all social media! If you dig deeper you will then see a large amount of content quality items as being important.

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