Position

Position

Also known as rank, position is the place a website occupies relative to the first listing on an algorithmic results page in response to a keyword query. The first page displays Listings in the one through ten positions, the second page eleven through twenty, etc. Businesses trying to get their site into a top ten position will often employ a professional search engine optimization company. Consumer studies have shown that most search engine users click only on sites that occupy the top ten positions.

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