SEO PRO Skills Test

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SEO PRO Skills Test - Starting Out

Find out where you sit on the Guru-sphere in SEO

 

Question 1 of 30

1. True or False:

Linking to every page of your site from your homepage is a good idea as it will allow the search engines to access and index every page easily.
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2. True or False:

Adding a page to your robots.txt file is an effective way to be completely certain that a URL is not indexed by Google.
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3. Multiple Choice:

Which of the following robots.txt commands will allow crawling of all content?
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4. How would you indicate to search engines the relationship between pages on a separate mobile website

e.g: m. or mobile. subdomain?
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5. Multiple Choice:

Which of the following are legitimate ways of gaining valuable links from bloggers? (Pass Pagerank)
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6. Multiple Choice:

Which of the following techniques can help you to indicate the language or language and country a website is intended to serve to Google?
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7. True or False:

Google can index text that is embedded within images.
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8. True or False:

Site speed is a critical factor in the Google Ranking algorithms.
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9. True or False:

It is possible to report unethical or SPAM activity directly to Google.
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10. Which of the following URL structures is optimal for the word “keyword targeting”?
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11. True or False:

Implementing schema markup has a direct impact on rankings?
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12. Which of the following is regarded as a permanent redirect by the search engines?
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13. If you’re migrating a website to a new URL structure what is the best approach for mapping URLs
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14. Which of the following has the higher relevance in terms of On-Page optimisation?
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15. True or False:

Google use successful clicks from the SERPs to a page as a ranking factor.
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16. What is best practice for archiving a product when it is sold out / no longer required to be live on site?
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17. True or False:

Links that are contained within the footer of a forum post are seen by search engines as a good, relevant link?

Implement a test is a factor to be considered when prioritising test hypothesis.
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18. What is the estimated, expected CTR for a number 1 non-brand ranking in Google?
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19. True or False:

If my site is not mobile-friendly, my desktop rankings will be directly affected as well.
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20. True or False:

High-quality links to a site’s homepage may help to increase the ranking ability of deeper pages on the same domain.
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21. True or False:

By default, an Analytics session ends when inactive for 15 minutes.
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22. Your site has recently moved to a new domain, and you want to change the domain address within Google Search Console.

What permissions level is required to make this change?
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23. What is a mobile subdomain?
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24. What is the most important SEO ranking factor related to on page content?
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Question 25 of 30

25. True or False:

You need to submit a reconsideration request to recover from a Panda penalty.
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26. True or False:

Google care about where content is located on a page.
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27. What is Google’s current UK market share?
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Question 28 of 30

28. Fill in the Gap:

Google’s Panda Update was also known as the __________ Update?
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29. True or False:

Time on page in Google Analytics is an accurate measurement of content engagement?
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Question 30 of 30

30. True or False:

A targeted AdWords campaign can help improve organic rankings.
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