What are the top domains 2019 and which site increased their SEO visibility the most last year? An analysis by Searchmetrics answers these questions and provides exciting insights.
In 2019 there were almost no surprises in the international SEO ranking. The SEO and World Marketing Ranking 2019 was created by the search and content marketing expert Searchmetrics. It lists which domains were able to gain a lot of visibility on Google last year. Searchmetrics summarized the results in a clear infographic.
Three well-known players top the SEO ranking
The three leaders in the ranking are hardly shocking: wikipedia.org, youtube.com and facebook.com like in the SEO World Ranking 2018, most markets dominate. Wikipedia remains at number one. However, YouTube increased its visibility significantly in 2019 compared to the online encyclopedia. In the international growth market, Facebook does not share the first three places with Wikipedia and YouTube, but with Pinterest and the gaming website Poki. Three FAQ websites occupy pole position in mobile search this year: gutefrage.net in Germany, larousse.fr in France and definitions.net in the UK and the US. In Germany is the comparison portal billiger.de grew the most with an increase in SEO Visibility of 157 percent.
You can get a detailed insight into the evaluations of Searchmaterics in the following infographic:
SEO World Ranking 2019: methodology
The SEO World Ranking 2019 creates Searchmetrics based on Google Indices from a total of 16 countries and evaluates them. Brazil, Germany, Denmark, Switzerland, Austria, Finland, France, India, the USA, Sweden, Great Britain, Norway, the Netherlands, Italy, Spain and Turkey were compared in the ranking and the ten most successful domains per market were selected. Searchmetrics' own SEO Visibility serves as the basis for the evaluation. This is based on various factors that decisively map the performance of a website in the search. In addition, the Searchmetrics infographic shows the respective development of the domain with arrows over the year.