When you attend marketing conferences, you may leave feeling pumped and inspired, but how does that translate to your business when you get back to the office? Were you left with four concrete steps to improve your conversion rate or a new way to determine if your blog is generating a positive ROI? It’s understandable that the marketing landscape is a little uncertain with Brexit, AI-first, Google search journeys, voice search, GDPR, websites still not being optimized for mobile (how is this happening in 2019?), and so much more. Where do you even begin to figure out how to rank on Google, keep your rankings, keep your market share, get on the ladder, or whatever your goal is for next year? Let’s explore some concrete 2020 marketing priorities.
As of 2018, over 1 billion search inquiries per month are made via voice. Voice search has experienced explosive growth due to the increasing popularity of affordable and convenient voice-powered devices like Google Assistant, Amazon’s Alexa, and Apple’s Siri.
With the constant exponential evolution of technology, media and consumer behavior – the marketing landscape has kept progressively advancing – rewarding innovative companies and ushering in the Age of Assistance.
After 1.5 years of experimentation3, Google has decided that today is the big day. Google is finally rolling out mobile-first indexing.