The February 7, 2017 Google Algorithm Update – Analysis and Findings From A Significant Core Ranking Update

by Glenn Gabe
The fall of 2016 was an extremely volatile time from a Google algorithm update standpoint. Actually, I believe it was the most volatile fall I have ever seen. We saw numerous updates from Google, including partial rollbacks. For example, we had Penguin 4 in late September and early October, and then massive volatility in November (with some rollbacks), which then rolled into December.Read the full article

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