SEO from the Eyes of a Google Quality Rater with Cyrus Shepard
Dive into the world of SEO with Mark A Preston and Cyrus Shepard in the latest episode of The Unscripted SEO Interview Podcast, titled "SEO from the Eyes of a Google Quality Rater with Cyrus Shepard". This engaging episode uncovers Cyrus Shepard's personal journey in the SEO industry, revealing the keys to his success and the challenges he faced at Moz.Discover the intricate balance between content and SEO, and learn how Google's use of user data impacts the algorithm. Cyrus, a Google Quality Rater, shares his unique insights into the process and significance of this role, including how Google utilises the feedback from Quality Raters. He also navigates the tricky waters of sharing SEO insights without compromising his position.For SEO consultants, Cyrus provides invaluable advice on assessing a website's quality in Google's eyes, and discusses the evolving landscape of SEO in the face of brand trust and eCommerce changes. Learn whether well-known brands are set to dominate the organic search battle and how eCommerce SEO is expected to transform in an AI-driven world.Additionally, Cyrus, the brain behind ZyppySEO, talks about his client base and the essence of his passion for solving SEO puzzles. His predictions for the future of SEO and content focus are not to be missed.Junior SEOs and seasoned professionals alike will benefit from Cyrus's advice on career progression, his thoughts on GA4, and the traits that define successful SEOs. He also delves into the world of SEO side-gigs and affiliate marketing, offering a glimpse into potential career paths within the industry.Mark and Cyrus also explore the broader perspectives of the SEO world, discussing the value of testing new ideas without negative impacts and the ideal mindset for SEO professionals.This episode is a treasure trove of insights for anyone passionate about SEO, from beginners to experts. Tune in to hear Cyrus Shepard share his expertise, experiences, and predictions, providing listeners with a deeper understanding of SEO from the perspective of a Google insider.