Can I use selenium automated traffic for improving SEO of my website?
Because Selenium traffic is shown in Google Analytics, I'm thinking it might be helpful for improving my website's search rankings.
On using of automated traffic for SEO purposes you will 100% violate against Google terms of service. If you will be caught by Google on this, the penalty probability is very high.
The technical aspects are following:
The idea behind this is, that higher CTR on Google's SERP page acccompanied by good user metrics after SERP click-out (high time-on-site and time-on-page, deep click-through) causes better rankings. The idea was empirically proven by some researchers.