Why Social Media Is NOT a Search Ranking Factor – Here’s Why #128

by Mark Traphagen
Many marketers assume that social media is a search ranking factor for Google, and some even believe they’ve seen proof. In this episode of our Here’s Why digital marketing video series, Stone Temple’s Mark and Eric explain why it is highly unlikely that social is a direct ranking signal, but also how social is useful to your search efforts.Read the full article

Here's Why Social Media Is NOT a Search Ranking Factor

Many marketers assume that social media is a search ranking factor for Google, and some even believe they've seen proof. In this episode of the popular Here's Why digital marketing video series, Stone Temple's Mark and Eric explain why it is highly unlikely that social is a direct ranking signal, but also how social is useful to your search efforts. Brought to you by Stone Temple Digital Marketing https://www.stonetemple.com RESOURCES: Does Social Media Affect SEO? https://www.stonetemple.com/googles-matt-cutts-understanding-social-identity-on-the-web-is-hard/ Stone Temple social media studies: https://www.stonetemple.com/all-our-social-media-seo-studies/