Social media took some major strides in marketing importance in 2012, and that trend looks like it’s going to continue into 2013. With duplicate content and backlinks getting penalized and devalued, something has to fill the void. It appears as though the new SEO will revolve around quality content and social cues, so Marketing with Twitter and Facebook and maintaining a consistent blog should be your biggest SEO goals for 2013, if not the biggest goals for digital marketing in general.
What will change with the new year? Twin Engine has released an infographic that covers some of the major predicted shifts. Some already happened in 2012, but overall it’s pretty interesting. Take a look: