25 Years of SEO – INFOGRAPHIC
A quarter of a century ago, the Internet was born. Shortly after that, in 1991, the first website went live. And since then, the volume of websites online has snowballed year after year.
By 1997, and after several attempts at cataloguing websites by early search engines such as Webcrawler and Yahoo, Google arrived. Ever since, search engine optimization (or, SEO) has been an imperative for anyone wanting to increase the visibility of their website.
SEO in the present day is increasingly competitive, with new algorithms released by Google frequently, and new tools becoming available to assist people in finding those all important low competition, high ROI keywords!
This new infographic by the team over at Keyword Eye takes us back in time to see how it all started, and what steps have brought us to where we are today. The infographic displays not only the pinnacle events within the revolution of Google, but also a timeline of events within the SEO community, and much more!
If you want to further understand SEO, or even if you just want to find out the name of the first ever search engine, this infographic is filled with fun, interesting, and above all useful stats. Check it out below!