Another long, hard week is all but in the books. Surely you’re itching to head out the door and get your weekend underway (and don’t call you Shirley), but before you hit the road, give our weekly roundup a quick look. It takes just a few minutes, and it’s chock full of the best and most informative SEO-focused writing from the past week. Heck, you might learn something new. Enjoy!
- Digitalteer: How Important Is Page Speed for SEO?: The short answer: “More important than you might think!” This piece gives a closer look at how page speed (how long it takes a page of your site to load) affects your success, and how you can improve your page speed. (Hint: call Ecreativeworks.)
- Search Engine Land: Google’s mobile-first index is (still) months away: Google’s shift to mobile-first search rankings was announced a while back, but you’ve still got time to get your mobile site up to snuff. This article tells you what the change means for your site’s success and how you can prepare.
- Marketing Land: 6 tips to get subscribers to open marketing emails: It’s harder than ever to execute a successful email campaign. Getting recipients to simply open the dang thing has become a battle in and of itself. This piece offers quality tips that will help you reach more people, more effectively.