It is a new year, and even though the pandemic is still affecting our lives in some way or the other, we have to look at the positives and move ahead. SEO is one of the things that cannot be ignored, even if your business isn't up to its fullest potential. You have to keep learning about the new trends that can positively impact your business and use it to improve your SEO campaign.
Some of the important SEO Trends have been noted below, and we hope you will pay attention to them.

1. Understand the user's search intent
Things have changed in the last few months, and some people are making the switch to different business opportunities. With this, you have to learn about the user's search intent and accordingly give them the answers they are looking for with everything type in the search box. You have to work hard to make their task simple and let them connect with you. If they do not connect with you on a personal and professional level, you will never be in a position to get new clients in these difficult times.

2. Focus on customer retention
Retaining your existing customers is very important. You know that they are looking out for more economical options, and it is possible that they would unwillingly want to switch over to other alternatives. If this happens, things will get out of hand, and you will eventually lose out on your clientele. Make sure that you come app with SEO plans for your existing customers so that they do not make the switch. Spending some amount on gaining your existing customers' trust will also be a challenge, and you have to make sure that you put in the extra effort for them.

3. Expand your knowledge base
Not many people realize that they do not have adequate knowledge about the SEO world. If you are new to the SEO world or have been following the old rules, it is time to expand your knowledge base and make the most of the opportunities you have now. For example, many people try to make their own campaign without even knowing what is PAA in SERPs. There are many such examples we can give here, but we hope you get the point.

4. Focus completely on mobile SEO for small businesses
If you are creating an SEO campaign for a small business, keep in mind that every small business has a small budget, and you cannot get freehand. So, with Limited options, you have to make sure that your focus is completely on mobile SEO. Remember that most people will spend quality time with Smartphones, and it is the best way in which you can get great results even with a small investment.

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Leland is a successful blogger whose articles aim to help readers with self-development, entrepreneurship and content management. Connect with Rick on Twitter and LinkedIn.