Featured Snippet is a format that’s supposed to provide users with a direct and concise answer to their questions right on the SERP (without them having to click on a specific result). In other words, they’ve selected search results featured in a box on top of organic search results and below the ads.
Featured snippets are important for your SEO for two reasons. First, they present an opportunity to get more clicks from organic traffic without higher Google rankings. Second, they increase the number of no-click searches. When performing a search, you’ll likely see these featured snippets for all sorts of things, and it’s an opportunity you should target. But how to do it?