November 15, 2023

How Do You Write E-E-A-T Content?

Experience, Expertise, Authoritativeness, and Trustworthiness, also known as E-E-A-T, is one of the most important elements of SEO in 2023. But many are still unsure how to write content that matches up to these Google guidelines, leaving many marketers clueless when their website doesn’t rank well! Our experts are here to help. So, let’s dive in – how do you write content for E-E-A-T?

E-E-A-T content is content that leans on your personal expertise. Content should be 100% factual, whilst also containing ‘golden nuggets’ of information that come directly from your qualifications and experience in the industry. E-E-A-T content should also be backed up with an author profile which lists any formal qualifications and accreditations. All in all, E-E-A-T content should promote trustworthiness.

Read on to find out how to write E-E-A-T content that ranks well on search engines. 

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How Do I Create E-E-A-T Content?

Google’s Search Quality Evaluator Guidelines use E-E-A-T to measure content quality. Even more weight is placed on E-E-A-T when evaluating websites within the YMYL (Your Money, Your Life) niche. But how do you write content showcasing experience and expertise whilst also being authoritative and trustworthy? We’ve created a checklist for you to use below:

Demonstrating Experience

Demonstrating Expertise

Demonstrating Authoritativeness

Demonstrating Trustworthiness – the Most Important Factor

According to Google, “Trust is the most important member of the E-E-A-T family because untrustworthy pages have low E-E-A-T no matter how Experienced, Expert, or Authoritative they may seem.”

E-E-A-T is just one of the ways that Google measures website quality. To find out which other elements impact your website’s performance, read this blog: What are Google Ranking Factors and How Do They Impact SEO?

How Else Can You Improve E-E-A-T?

Writing high-quality content is not the only factor that you need to consider to show Google that your site is trustworthy. Some other ways to improve your website’s E-E-A-T score include:

How To Create SEO-Friendly Content?

E-E-A-T content is important, but there are several key SEO factors that you must include in your content if you are to rank well on Google. Your SEO-friendly content should also include:

For more information on writing SEO-friendly content, read this helpful article: How Do You Write a Blog For SEO?

Create Content That Ranks With the Help Of Wildcat Digital

If you want to write high-quality content for your website that ranks well on Google, get in touch with our experts. We’ll work closely with you to update your exciting blogs, resources, service pages, and more, helping you to better showcase your expertise and expertise.

We also offer award-winning PPC, Paid Social, and Web Design services for those looking to punch above their weight online.

Related Questions

What Does E-E-A-T Mean?

E-E-A-T is a key Google ranking factor which stands for:

Why is E-E-A-T Important For SEO?

E-E-A-T (Experience, Expertise, Authoritativeness, and Trustworthiness) is important for SEO as it is one of Google’s key ranking factors. If your site doesn’t demonstrate experience, expertise, authoritativeness, or trustworthiness, your content is unlikely to rank, and therefore you won’t receive any organic traffic.

Find out more in one of our recent blogs: What is E-A-T in SEO & Why Is E-A-T Important?

Is AI Content Good For E-E-A-T?

AI-generated content doesn’t generally score well against E-E-A-T guidelines as it lacks any human touch. Tools like ChatGPT generally just use information that has been scraped from other sources on the web.

If you will use AI to generate your website content, you must edit it afterwards for accuracy. To help comply with E-E-A-T guidelines, we recommend adding your own tips, tricks, advice, or information to ensure the content is as helpful as possible for users. Find out more about AI-generated content for SEO in one of our latest blogs: Will AI Content Help My Website? It’s Complicated…

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Outside of work, Libby likes gaming, and cooking and likes to keep active by lifting weights.

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Jasmine joined Wildcat in 2022 with a strong background in SEO and Account Management. At the time, she was finishing up a Level 4 Apprenticeship in Digital Marketing from the Chartered Institute of Marketing, and has since worked her way up to SEO Team Leader. Jasmine excels at content writing and promotion, and particularly enjoys finding creative ways to join the dots on multi-channel campaigns.

In her spare time, Jasmine volunteers at a charity, helping combat loneliness & social isolation experienced by older neighbours. Outside of Wildcat, she owns a catering company, Savery Grazing, creating delicious grazing tables & platters for a range of events. She also loves skiing and exploring the Peak District.

Braden Godley

Senior PPC Executive

Prior to joining Wildcat, Braden founded and ran his own Social Media Management agency where he gained valuable skills in growing brands’ online presence, which has since proven invaluable in his role at Wildcat. 

Outside of work, Braden is a big football fan, regularly travelling to Pride Park to support Derby County. He also enjoys watching and playing snooker, hiking in the Peak District, and attending air and car shows.

Jon Herdman

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After spending ten years managing businesses, restaurants, cafes and event spaces across Sheffield, Jon decided to change careers and joined Wildcat as an SEO Executive in 2022. He especially enjoys the client management side of the job, helping them to understand digital marketing and ways in which they can build their business’s presence online. 

Outside of work, Jon likes to keep fit with running, badminton and football, and also loves music. 

Rachel Davies

SEO Executive

Rachel joined us as a graduate, having recently graduated from Sheffield University with a degree in English Literature. Since joining, Rachel has proven herself to be a Content Queen, and particularly enjoys getting stuck into projects that allow her to explore her creative side. 

Outside of work, Rachel enjoys a wide range of hobbies, including rugby, singing, reading, and spending time with her family and three labradors.

Carl Atterbury

PPC Team Leader

Carl joined Wildcat in 2023 with a wealth of experience in PPC. He has experience working with a wide range of clients, industries and budgets, from small local businesses all the way to international e-commerce businesses. Carl has a particular interest in strategic planning and forecasting. He is passionate about data analysis and creating sustainable long-term cross-channel strategies.

In his spare time, Carl enjoys keeping fit by lifting weights, bouldering and running. He’s also a keen musician, having played the double bass and bass guitar for 20 years.

Dariusz Baczyk

Team Lead & Technical SEO Account Manager

With a degree in Computer Science and SEO experience dating back to 2017, Dariusz has a wide range of SEO skills and knowledge. His specialist knowledge of Technical SEO has firmly landed him the title of Wildcat’s Technical Wizard, and he has recently taken on the responsibility of Team Leader for the Panthers Team.

In his spare time, Dariusz loves hiking, experimenting and trying new coffees and loves learning new things. He is currently learning more about CRO and AI and how this could benefit our clients.

Jamie Stowe

SEO Account Manager

With a degree in Film and TV production, and a varied career history, Jamie made the move to marketing with a Masters degree in Digital Media Management. He has since worked in SEO at Agencies across Sheffield, before joining Wildcat and working his way up to SEO Account Manager. Jamie has a particular interest in backlinks and Digital PR and has recently gained a client a valuable backlink from Forbes!

In his spare time, Jamie is an avid foodie and loves trying new restaurants and cuisines. He also loves to travel and spent a year travelling to Australia after university.

Andy Blanchard

SEO Executive

Andy joined Wildcat in 2023 after starting his digital marketing career in-house for a local Sheffield company. Since joining, he has developed a strong interest in Technical SEO and has strong skills in Account Management. 

Outside of work, Andy loves music and plays in a couple of bands. He also enjoys rock climbing, cycling, photography and good food.

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Siena joined us in 2023 with a background in sales and digital marketing. She leads on client relationships across the company, ensuring that our customers are happy throughout their journey with us, from their initial consultation through to onboarding and beyond. 

Outside of work, Siena enjoys travelling and getting stuck into the local culture. She likes to make the most of her experiences and particularly enjoys watching sunrises and sunsets from beautiful locations around the world.

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Thea has a wealth of experience in SEO, having previously worked for other Digital Marketing Agencies in Sheffield. She has a particular interest and skills in Technical SEO, but is more than willing to get stuck in and give anything a go. 

Outside of work, Thea spends most of her time with her children, but also loves reading, photography and gardening. 

Tom Brookes

PPC Executive

Before joining Wildcat, Tom worked across different industries, building skills in sales and customer service. He later developed a passion for digital marketing whilst working on personal marketing projects and freelance ventures, and gained numerous certifications in PPC and Social Media. 

Outside of work, Tom enjoys staying active by going to the gym and hiking. He also loves travelling and motorbiking.

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