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In this article, we’re going to address the following question. What is Google SEO? You may have come across the term, ‘Google SEO’, on some websites before but it isn’t a thing. There’s only SEO, which refers to search engine optimization. And SEO is the practice of improving web pages so they can perform better on search engines. But you can focus website optimization efforts for a particular search engine.
Why Are Some Websites Using the Term, ‘Google SEO’?
Well, the likely reason is that they want customers to know they optimize for Google. It’s that or they are trying to mislead people, which is least likely.
SEO is a marketing discipline that came before Google. The search giant did not invent it and the SEO industry should reach 80 billion in the USA alone this year.
Also, technology trends shift pretty fast. So the top search engine consumers use could change. It can become Bing, DuckDuckGo or some other organization in a few years.
With all that noted, one could use the term Bing SEO, Baidu SEO, Yahoo SEO, and so on. It only means they’re optimizing for those specific search engines. However, best practice is to optimize for the most used search engine. Your website’s performance should naturally increase on others too.
Last Updated on May 9, 2020