Google recently revealed their top 3 search ranking factors thanks to Andrey Lipattsev. What made the top three?
Drum roll please It was: links, content and RankBrain! Even though Google disclosed last year that RankBrain was the third most important ranking factor, they refused to say what the first two were… until now.
In March’s Q&A with Google, Andrey Lipattsev, a Search Quality Senior Strategist at Google said, I can tell you what they are. It is content. And it’s links pointing to your site.
Although Google considers other factors, overall, these are the top three. So, if you have an hour to spare, here’s the video: