We as humans tend to want to oversimplify things. It's the way we work. When we think of Google, we think of the Penguin, Hummingbird and Panda updates as three "simple updates." Well, in technicality, they're really not all that simple. In some conversations that Dr. Peter J. Meyers with some folks on Twitter, including a conversation [...]
During Mozs ranking factors survey we poll SEO's on what they believe the relative weights are of ranking factors within Googles Algorithm. In today's Whiteboard Friday Rand goes over the results of the survey.
In this video concerning the effects of the Panda update, Google's head of search spam, Matt Cutts, answers the question: "Recently Google has integrated the Panda update in to its normal indexing process. Now, how will webmaster come to know whether her site is hit by Panda? And, if her site is already hit, how she will know [...]
Lately, it seems there have been huge spikes in chatter amongst SEO and webmasters about Google search results shifting changing. There have been complaints from many SEO's and webmasters about the rankings in the Google search results. It seems that search results have declined drastically. Images have shown significant drops in traffic from Google organic [...]