Top Factors to Rank on First Page of Google in 2017 (Infographic)

The ever-changing dynamics and intricacies of the global market and of search engines has prompted almost all businesses to anticipate and adapt to the latest trends in Search Engine Optimization for the good of their online presence. As an ever-changing plane, marketers and businesses are proactively seeking new techniques, new knowledges, new ideas, and new methods in order to update their overall SEO strategy in hopes of ranking higher in various SERPs – essentially, making them a more relevant search.

According to, search engine optimization is highly-important due to the following reasons:

  • Majority of search engines users are more likely to click on one of the top 5 suggestions in the results pages.
  • Good SEO practices improve the user experience and usability of a web site.
  • Having a presence in the top positions for the keywords searched increases the website’s trust.
  • SEO is good for the social promotion of your web site. People who find your website by searching Google or Yahoo! are more likely to promote it on Facebook, Twitter, Google+ or other social media channels.
  • SEO is important for the smooth running of a big website. Websites with more than one author can benefit from SEO in increase in search engine traffic and having a common framework (checklists) to use before publishing content on the site.
  • SEO can put you ahead of the competition. If two websites are selling the same thing, the search engine optimized website is more likely to have more customers and make more sales.

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With each year, numerous updates in the algorithm that determines Google’s SERPs rankings – all of which has aimed to transform the search engine into a more human-centric answering machine. While most of the changes that have taken place in the past years have been minor, there have also been major updates to Google’s algorithm that have changed the way websites are being ranked in SERPs nowadays.

Here are all the top-ranking factors and changes that you should consider when aiming to dominate the first page of Google this year:

  1. Hi Nisha,

    Really got surprised to know the reasons why SEO is important to consider in blog. I was familiar the benefits of backlinks. Amazed to read the mobile responsive, keyword, site speed, specific page landing and other things matter to rank your site first in google. So many thanks for providing information on it through a beautiful infographic. You design an infographic, so that it will be easy to understand us.

    In these competitive world, everyone wants to appear in first and like this there are so many website which struggle to rank their site top in google. You have provided a very well information on ranking your site top on google and the factors which plays important role, is very good to know. So that we try it. You made it easy to rank your site easy if following these subject sincerely.

    Thank you so much for sharing.
    With best regards.
    – Ravi.

  2. Hello Nisha,

    I have only one question for you can I use curated content in My infographic or not? Maybe it sounds weird to you but I really want to know this.

    Thanks and waiting for your response.


  3. Hi Nisha,
    It seems like a great SEO Guide -Easy to understand and follow, It serves as a checklist for me As, I am currently working on upgrading ranking of my website.Appreciate your effort 🙂

  4. Very helpful article. thanks for the info. Something I already know from this. But much new and cognitive. I will definitely try to apply this in my ideas. Thank you for the push forward. Good luck