Oh My. With a title like this, a post could get very long indeed.
I’ll try to keep it brief:
Many think that Social Media and SEO are if not mutually exclusive then at least do not heavily impinge upon one another. This is far from the case. Social Media and your online presence there directly and profoundly influences your search results.
Several of the industry’s leading experts agree on this topic and, with Google’s Panda updates actively downgrading sites with bad links, obvious keyword and meta-tag stuffing, and in turn playing up factors like social indicators, it stands to reason that social media plays a significant part in SEO.
Let’s take a look.