Digital marketing is all about brand marketing tactics via the online channels. It includes various methods and techniques like SEO, SEM, Link building, Email marketing, PPC etc.
Digital marketing – the term can be easily categorized into two segments. Namely inbound marketing and outbound marketing.
Inbound marketing refers to the technique whereby one can take up the assistance of social media, webinars, e-books, newsletters as well as the increase in the number of clicks on the links i.e. PPC.This helps a customer to learn regarding the company and all the products offered by it. Outbound Marketing is a marketing aspect that deals with reaching out to the potential buyers through the digital platforms, calls, email and placing advertisements.
Search Engine Optimization or SEO is a technique in digital marketing that allows increasing the website traffic quality through organic search engine results.
The digital marketing uses the keyword for the user convenience when searching to find specific information on a search engine. For a better ranking in SEO, keywords are important and the place of applying keywords in content will reflect site ranking too..
On page optimization directly handles with the structure and content of a site whereas off page optimization boosts the search engine ranking by fetching external links to point back to it.
The SEO practices can be broadly classified into two categories – White hat SEO and Black hat SEO.White hat SEO as the name refers, it is the most legitimate practices to get higher rankings in the search engine result pages. A white hat SEO practice strictly abide by the Google’s guidelines for SEO.The most commonly practiced white hat SEO techniques are publishing quality content on the website, HTML optimization and restructuring of the website, link acquisition campaigns
Black hat SEO practices are considered to be illegitimate and against the guidelines provided by Google and Google’s algorithms.Obviously Black hat SEO includes the practices that aim at finding weaknesses and loopholes in the Google’s algorithms in order to rank higher in the search engine result pages.The most common black hat SEO techniques include spam links, keyword stuffing, cloaking, hidden text, and hidden links, etc that only mislead the users and redirecting to the sites that they didn’t vouch for