Solid onsite SEO is absolutely necessary for the success of your digital marketing campaign. It’s the foundation for frontpage rankings and free organic traffic.

As Google gets smarter and it’s capabilities evolve, what it deems important also evolves. Being aware of priority factors can help you achieve success quicker.

The majority of onpage SEO advice around the web revolves around the same stuff – using the exact keyword you want to rank for in the title, H1, meta description, optimize content, graphics, good website architecture, etc – what about some up-to-date, actionable info for 2016?

Below I have my 15 most important onsite SEO factors for 2016. If you want your business to be successful online, use this article as a checklist and go one by one addressing each factor.

If you have a question let me know in the comments and I’ll get back to you.