<< by Amanda Sides on June 5th, 2012
Kicking off this year’s SMX Advanced conference here in rainy Seattle, is a session on The Periodic Table of SEO, the 2012 Edition. (Periodic Table of SEO).
In this session, several reputable speakers walk us through some of the new ranking factors we’ll need to be paying attention to in the near future. Here’s what they had to say.
Chris Silver Smith, President, Argent Media (@si1very)
Quality score is becoming a major factor even in organic rankings this day in age, bringing page speed and the like into the equation as an influence on rankings. On the same topic, Chris says Google is looking to find a way to quantify whether a site is trustworthy or not. Some possible signals could be things like: