It seems like every day human communication evolves. I had to ask my co-workers what 'LMAO' meant. I'm not even going to talk about 'OMG'. There seems to be an acronym for every statement that involves more than one word these days. I used acronyms in school to learn the planets of our solar system and other important facts that I use everyday in my job. Texting seemed to be revolutionized 'Shorthand', which is a class I failed to see the importance in during school. Boy, do I feel sheepish.
Most industries have their own acronyms, lingo, or codes. In fact, search engine optimization is a science defined by code and acronyms. If there is a new saying or concept introduced into the SEO industry, there is a good chance there will be an acronym created for it by the end of the next networking happy hour. And it can get especially confusing for the noobs to SEO. Here is a list of common acronyms in the world of SEO that will help you better understand your SEO expert: