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Leading SEO challenges worldwide 2021

Leading search engine optimization (SEO) challenges worldwide as of June 2021

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Release date

October 2021



Survey time period

April 30 to June 4, 2021

Number of respondents

2,325 respondents

Special properties

among SEO professionals

Supplementary notes

Original question: "In the last 12 months, what were your biggest challenges that blocked SEO success?"
Respondents were permitted to select up to three options.
The source provides the following information about the methodology:
"This survey was sent to Search Engine Journal email subscribers and readers (majority), along with outreach to non-SEJ readers (minimal). Respondents are all SEO professionals from around the world. 61.4 percent are from the U.S. The survey collected data from April 30 to June 4, 2021."

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