INFOGRAPHIC: How a Google Search Works and What This Means for SEO
June 20th, 2012 by Kayley Conti
Did you ever wonder just how a Google search works? Why after typing just a few letters, Google seems to know you’re looking for? Or, perhaps more relevant to your practice, what makes certain results appear before others? Rest assured, Google has the answer once again! In a recent Infographic, Google takes us through the split-second journey of a search query.
Here’s how it all works:
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What contributes to your website’s Google ranking?
According to the Infographic, Google’s algorithm looks at searches being performed — in your case, we’ll say by potential patients — and uses over 200 signals to decide which of the millions of pages of content on the web are most relevant. Signals include:
Want to enhance your SEO?
The signals above are just a few out of over 200 ways Google decides your website’s ranking. Being proactive and optimizing your site for search engines is essential to being found today on the web. Seem overwhelming and time consuming? Let MedNet do the work for you! We offer various SEO plans aimed at bringing more potential patients to your site overtime. We also offer services to launch your blog, and write unique articles just for you! Contact a MedNet Representative to learn more.