Tag: rankings

How indexing and ranking are different

Two SEO terms that are frequently confused are indexing and ranking. Indexing means that Google is aware that a page exists. That’s a purely mechanical process of Google finding a page and making an entry in their database for it. Ranking means that the page shows up in the search results for a specific term …

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Fighting tooth and nail for SEO

Rankings are a 0-sum game. You’re directly fighting with competitors. If one is doing a better job at SEO then they can beat you in rankings. Meaning even if you’re doing everything right, if they are doing 1% more than you then they’ll win. The best SEO strategy includes work on both ranking improvements and …

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