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A Perspective on the SEO Industry

12 December 2011 BY

A very interesting infographic today, all about the search industry. This infographic was created by based on a Twitter survey they performed a few weeks ago.

They asked 22 questions about working in SEO, from where the SEOs are based to ‘do you buy links’ and “Have you ever had a site penalized?”. The results are made into this infographic. A very nice way of doing a survey and presenting the results.

See all the questions and the original infographic here.


Bas van den Beld is a speaker, trainer and online marketing strategist. Bas is the founder of -- You can hire Bas to speak, train or consult.
  • Daniel Kidd

    Not trying to take away from the quality of the infographic, as it’s good, but some of the writing is too small for me to read. + I have 20 20 vision so it’s probably harder for others.

    • Bas van den Beld

      Tried to increase it a little, but can’t do much more

  • adamSEO

    Thanks for publishing this, Bas!

    @Daniel- the full version is a little larger so should be a lot easier to read-

  • Parvesh Sareen

    Its really a great Inventory in the most appropriate way.

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