Four Most Important Ranking Factors to Boost Your Rankings in Search Engines, Based on 2017’s SEO Studies

Hi guys, i am going to share with you my personal experienced tricks to boost your ranking on various search engines like, Google, Bing, Yahoo and so on.

On internet so many websites already posted factors like 200 or 300 factors to boost ranking on Google. But all of them are not necessary. So i am here with Four useful factors you really need to do.

Here are the 1st Factor out of four you need to apply.

1. “Content is King”


As you all know the content is king in SEO. Google or any other various search engines finds the relative content or
keywords in content of the page, title tag, H1 and description tag.

Some studies says that, only 53% of the top 10 queries contain keywords in title tag and 40% in their H1. This doesnt
means google doesn’t need keywords in content, title tag, and H1.

For Example, below SERP screenshot shows that “professional painters” keywords is coming on 3rd position.

content is king

So all you need is the keyword you want to rank, should be in content, H1, Meta Description, and link of the page.
How to use keywords in content of your page.

* Keywords should not be over stuffed in content,

* Use internal linking in your content.

* Explain the topic fully and should be in the simple language.

After following the first factor, follow our below most important second factor.
Now lets go to the second factor to boost ranking quickly.


2. Backlinking of Your Content

Backlinking is one of the important factor to boost ranking quickly. All you need is quality of the backlinks, backlink
your content on authority sites, because google and other search engines dont like spam links. So if you linked your
content to some spam sites then no need to worry, you can remove them.

*Recommend to Read: How to Remove Spam Backlinks Through Google Webmaster or Disavow Tools
In so many ways you can boost you ranking, but first step is to make a high quality content and step 2 is to promote it.

Some recommended steps to improve backlinking quality:

* Know the quality of your content backlinks.
* Backlink you content to high authority sites and that website should be relevant to your content
* Remove spammy backlinks using disavow tool.

3. Mobile-First Ever User Experience:

This means that Google index give to first priority to the mobile version of website as opponent to the desktop version. One of the biggest changes we realised in year 2016 Google’s shift for the mobile first indexing.

Mobile optimization is the most important factor in ranking: If we talk about mobile friendly, clients don’t know the meaning of mobile optimization but now this time is to open the website on the mobile, 60-70 percent user come mobile through that’s why website must be mobile friendly. If you wanna ranking in mobile and desktop both.

In 2017 Google will notice that your website content is responsive for all mobile devices as like Android, Windows, iPhone etc. Now 80% content find in the all website with Google’s criteria for being mobile responsive. Don’t get confused it’s time to improve your website even more mobile first not just mobile friendly.

One most important thing that Desktop website should be open in 3 seconds and mobile website should be open 2 seconds according to the Google and Google’s spam team head Matt Cutts.

Another important thing is that desktop and mobile website speed should be more than 86 percent if you want to make happy to your users.

4. Other Technical Factors

There are lots of technical factors which could play a huge role in your website ranking.

Encryption: Google still finds a strong correlation between HTTPS website comes on the first page in the ranking. Google confirmed last year (2016) that 50% of the top websites all use HTTPS Encryption increased up to 15% in 2015. If you are not using still HTTPS in your website than Google will mark to your website as an Unsafe in Google chrome.

H1 and H2 Headings: There is another important thing is that if your website is having more landing pages with H1 & H2 in the source code this year. Google former Spam team head Matt Cutts found a correlation between the utilize of at least one H2 and higher rank.

How to Fix Website Error:

  • Enable Keep-Alive
  • Minimize redirects
  • Serve scaled images
  • Enable gzip compression
  • Enable gzip compression
  • Leverage browser caching
  • Add Expires headers
  • Make fewer HTTP requests
  • Compress components with gzip
  • Avoid URL redirects
  • Use cookie-free domains
  • Minify JavaScript and CSS
  • Configure entity tags (ETags)

If you fixed all these error which given above it will equal to you won the big war.


SEO is and gradually developing industry, Google updates everyday, so you should be updated with latest algorithm updates made by various search engines. All factors you read before are too important, but above are the most important and you should apply these to boost ranking quickly.

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