Type-In Traffic

Type-in traffic is a term describing visitors landing at a web site by entering a keyword or phrase (with no spaces or a hyphen in place of a space) in the web browser's address bar (and adding .com or in a mobile browser address bar and adding .mobi or any other gTLD (generic top-level domain) or ccTLD extension (country code top-level domain); rather than following a hyperlink from another web page, using a browser bookmark, or a search-box search. Type-in traffic is a form of direct navigation.Example: If you are interested in widgets, then instead of performing a search-engine search for the term 'widgets' you might type 'widgets.com' or 'widgets.
Posts about Type-In Traffic
  • A Thorough Data Analysis of Google’s Pirate Filter

    … the year. On average, it got an estimated 18 visitors from each of these keyword rankings. SEMrush Rank is based on how much traffic a website gets from ranking in the top 20 organic search results. For example, Wikipedia consistently ranks #1 for the number of monthly visits, but gets less visits from search engines when type-in traffic…

    Eric Van Buskirk/ Search Engine Journalin SEO Google- 6 readers -