What is Ranking?
Ranking is your position in search results, relative to competing pages. The better your ranking, the higher up in the search results a page will appear.
More About Rankings
Ranking is important leading indicator for organic traffic. High-ranking pages will gain more visibility in search results, leading to more visits. Improving a page’s on-page SEO can affect its ranking, which will in turn drive more traffic to the page.
Search engine crawlers periodically analyze webpages and score them on a number of factors that will be used to determine rank. If a page contains relevant and high-quality content for a given search query, it is more likely to rank well in the search results.