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.
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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.