With the rel=author tag it is now possible to connect ordinary web content to an author. This gets interesting if you also factor in data like Shares, Tweets, Plusones, Pins, time on site, bounce rate related to content, all of which is connected to an author. Considering how much data is available, an author that produces content with many social mentions could be rewarded with higher value and more attention from Google. … [Read more...] about Rel-Author Study: Approximately 17% of SERPs Showing Rel-Author Tag –
#5. By Domain Age If you are planning to buy a domain then I will suggest you buy a domain age which has a good age. Domain Authority and Domain age are directly proportional to each other, older will be your domain, higher will be it’s DA score. This is one of the most important factors among Moz’s 40 different factors which is used for calculating domain authority of a blog. … [Read more...] about Ultimate Guide To Increase Domain Authority & Page Authority
What are some other SEO metrics I can consider? Organic revenue may be the holy grail of SEO metrics. It’s the easiest way to determine an ROI from your SEO efforts. It requires that you set up your conversion tracking goals properly and you must know what dollar amount each conversion means to you. If you don’t set up this metric properly, you can get frustrated with not knowing what your organic revenue actually is. Google Analytics can help you. … [Read more...] about Are SEO Metrics Like Domain Authority Important When You Are Starting Out?
I don't mind having link metrics - hey tons of tools have them. But for some reason, the way Moz has been marketing it, SEOs took on to DA as a Google internal metric. Moz has said numerous times that it is not a Google metric but people don't read. So I am not sure who to blame but the situation just makes me sad. … [Read more...] about Moz Updated Domain Authority (DA) & Some SEOs Are Freaking Out About Their Google Rankings
The h-index is an author-level metric that attempts to measure both the productivity and citation impact of the publications of a scientist or scholar. The index is based on the set of the scientist's most cited papers and the number of citations that they have received in other publications. … [Read more...] about Google Scholar Or Author Knowledge Panels