Organic Listings

What is a Organic Listings?

Organic Listings – Also known as “natural” listings, these are search-engine results that have not been purchased. They are calculated solely by an engine’s algorithm and are based on the merits of the listed pages. Typically, most search engines will display several sponsored ads related to search terms (often separated by background color or otherwise highlighted) before displaying the non-paid listings.

Organic search results are the listings on a search engine results page (SERP) that appear because of factors such as relevance. The search term and valid search engine optimization (SEO) efforts rather than because of search engine marketing (SEM).

SEO

SEO best practices, sometimes called white hat SEO or organic SEO, are designed to boost a website’s SERP position without paying . Unscrupulous practices, such as keyword stuffing, are sometimes referred to as black hat SEO.

The position of a link on a search results page is very important. Depending on the search term, organic search results often make up only a small portion of the page. Since ads are at the top of the results page, on a device with a relatively small display, such as a notebook, tablet or smartphone and the visible organic search results may consist of only one or two items.

 

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