Blake Snow

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60% Difference Between Google Top Spots?

Just how much of a traffic difference is there between the number one and number two natural rankings on Google? According to one searched term, an SEOer writes: “I can tell you that our site receives approximately 30k of visits on average per day from Google, just from keyword searches for Term X. There’s typically one or two Sponsored Links just above us on the SERP, and a few Sponsored Links on the right side column, too… When we dropped to second slot on the SERP for Term X, we lost approx 18k of visits per day. So, there it is: the difference between the number one slot and the number two slot for a major keyword term comes to about a 60% change in visits!”

Amazing.

[via ProBlogger]