In an effort to drive a business forward, SEO (Search Engine Optimization) always comes into play. But SEO is much more than finding the right keywords and building backlinks; it is a practice always in evolution that is only efficient when it becomes part of a greater marketing strategy.
The following results are from the survey that we conducted to better understand users search behavior on Google.
We were able to identify many interesting findings, such as: how people search, how likely they would be to scroll down to see additional results, what, if anything, would make them go to page two (or beyond) of a Google search, and much more.
Continue reading to see all of the findings we were able to uncover.
The following results are from a survey that we conducted to understand if and how voice enabled devices can play a role in the customer journey for home buyers. Our client is the largest home builder in America and is always thirsty for data that can help them make smarter marketing and business decisions.
We also wanted to propose a voice app idea to the targeted audience and understand how they felt about the emerging technology concept.
We'll show you how we used the survey to not only validate the idea, but to start identifying potential features and functionalities of the voice app.
Lastly, we'll show you how we also used the survey results to create new content ideas that are more likely to resonate with our clients' audience.
Instagram is an image-based social media platform, developed by Facebook and launched in October 2010. According to Statista, in the first quarter of 2013, Instagram had 90 million monthly users. At beginning of Q3 2018, the site had 1 billion average monthly users, with forecasts expecting that it will continue to grow throughout the foreseeable future. Although Facebook is still significantly more widely used ( 2 billion average monthly users by some estimations), Instagram is steadily growing, and there are some differences in the average users of the two sites.
The first quarter has just come to a close, so perhaps now is a good time to examine your digital marketing strategy. Is the plan you created at the beginning of the year working? If not, it might be time for you and your marketing team to go back to the drawing board.
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Topics: SEO Agency
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Topics: Digital Marketing
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Topics: marketing research
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Topics: marketing research
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