“For much of the information that we care about, websites, in fact, might just turn out to be an artifact of the early days of the web, a necessary bridge as we figured out how to better create, store and share information over the internet.” AARON BRADLEY Zero Blue Links: Search After Traffic bit.ly/zerobluelinks
“I believe that the document-based web was simply a limitation of our thinking at the time; it was hard to imagine a web of data at first, much less architect a way to allow data to be interchangeable and meaningful over such an astronomical scale.” MIKE ARNESEN Structured Data & Semantic SEO: The New Frontier bit.ly/semanticfrontier
SEO CONTINUES TO BE ABOUT SEARCH ENGINE VISIBILITY
THIS SCREEN = 38,367 DOTS = NUMBER OF SEARCHES PERFORMED EACH SECOND ON GOOGLE
THE SEARCH ENGINES ARE HUNGRY FOR YOUR DATA. FEED THEM.
WHAT ARE YOU SAVING YOUR DATA FOR? A RAINY DAY?
STRINGS CAN’T BE QUANTIFIED SO USE STRUCTURED DATA
TRANSFORM STRINGS TO THINGS IN GOOGLE ANALYTICS USING THE ARNESEN METHOD
“You talked about ‘crafting good experiences’. What’s the biggest mistake organizations make when they do this?” “It’s a failure to be useful, to provide actual value and solve problems. “ JONATHON COLMAN 2015 SEMpdx SearchFest Keynote Interview bit.ly/Jcolman CONTENT THAT ISN’T USEFUL OUTSIDE OF SEARCH ISN’T USEFUL - PERIOD
“There is no linear distribution model because everybody has a different device, and they’re all going to come to content in different ways. If the goal is to maximize attention, then it’s about thinking of a more distributed model and along with that a more distributed way of making a profit back.” AMY WEBB, Digital Media Futurist RETHINK YOUR CONTENT MONETIZATION STRATEGY
RETHINK YOUR CONVERSION FUNNEL AND YOUR CONVERSION STRATEGY
GOOGLE DOESN’T CARE ABOUT YOUR FUNNEL, BUT YOU’RE NOT HELPLESS
RETHINK SEARCH "We have all had to take a deep look at what search really means in a world that has gone mobile,” he says. “Our heads explode when we think about this.“ Amit Singhal, Google
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