About a year ago, Google announced they were beginning to implement mobile-first indexing after years of preparation. As of December 2018, mobile-first indexing governs more than half of all search results. In the near future, all websites will be affected by mobile-first indexing. Many websites have already seen their Google rankings rise - or fall.
Do you think of SEO (Search Engine Optimization) as a marketing cost or as a long-term investment in your business? That's actually a trick question. Search Engine Optimization is both a marketing tool and a long-term investment.
For most businesses, a website is a large component of their marketing efforts. For some, it’s the single biggest contributor to sales. Even if you only depend on your website to generate some of your leads, it's a crucial part of your overall business strategy.