In terms of search engine rankings do you may have each Yahoo AND Google lined?
You’d suppose so however I guess not.
In truth have you ever even bothered to examine to see how your website is doing within the “new and improved” Yahoo?
Is likely to be a great factor to are you aware. Since Yahoo may very well be, or moderately must be, accounting for perhaps 20-25% of your website’s complete visitors?
However for those who’re like most you are in all probability nonetheless centered laser like on Google. And maybe not even conscious of the little identified alternative Yahoo has to supply proper now.
Proper. This is absolutely the PERFECT time to seize a primary rating in Yahoo! Or a minimum of some prime 10 rankings. From what I’ve seen most markets are ripe for the selecting.
That is as a result of few of the highest weapons using excessive in Google have locked up an identical prime listings in Yahoo.
Do not imagine it?
Nicely, let me show it to you.
To analysis this I used a nifty device known as Thumbshots Rating. http://rating.thumbshots.com/
Together with the whiz bang graphic it provides you a mini-report. The report reveals what number of listings make repeat appearances within the prime 100 of each Google and Yahoo. They’re known as “overlapping hyperlinks”. A complicated selection of phrases but it surely nonetheless means the variety of listings within the prime 100 in Google which can be additionally within the prime 100 in Yahoo too.
All you do is solely stick in any key phrase (phrase) and let it rip.
The numbers are nothing in need of stunning. Finest, or is it worst case, solely a couple of third of prime 100 listings in Google made the highest 100 in Yahoo.
Have a look for your self. This is some key phrase phrases I checked adopted by the variety of overlapping listings.
mattress and breakfast – 37
marriage ceremony invites – 35
electronic mail software program – 33
brand design – 32
pet provides – 28
satellite tv for pc television – 22
enterprise playing cards – 21
courting providers – 19
ceramic knives – 17
furnishings procuring – 15
medical transcription providers – 14
wine racks – 14
enterprise alternative – 11
internet designer – 6
digital telephones – 4
I attempted to provide you with aggressive and never so aggressive phrases.
Admittedly this “research” of 15 key phrases is way from complete.
And perhaps it is simply me, but it surely positive appears to be like like there’s a possibility for prime listings in Yahoo.
Once more I do not know if it’s because most site owners are so centered on Google or what. However I believe that is a part of it.
The opposite problem could also be that Yahoo ranks pages extra based mostly on content material. Whereas Google weighs hyperlinks and hyperlink textual content extra closely.
Regardless, simply because you may’t crack the highest 20 in Google all will not be misplaced. Roll up your sleeves and focus some consideration on rating effectively in Yahoo. What have you ever acquired to lose?
IMPORTANT: I am NOT saying a prime 10 rating in Yahoo
is value the identical quantity of visitors as a prime 10 rating in
Google. However I AM saying if you do not have a prime 10 Google
rating and prospects of touchdown one anytime quickly look
bleak, perhaps Yahoo is a promising different. As a result of
some search engine visitors is best than none, proper?
In any case, get in on this now earlier than it is too late. And get the leap in your rivals sitting fairly in Google. As a result of like Zig Ziglar says the “Alternative of a lifetime is just good for the lifetime of the chance.”
Copyright 2004 John Gergye