Google: Panda Update

  • Panda 4.0: Redefining Site Authority

    … on a subject. Over the past two years, many reputable, arguably authoritative websites have seen major Google organic ranking drops due to various Panda updates. How frustrating. But Panda may have just taken a positive turn, and Google may have finally begun to crack the code on true authority. The impact of Panda on this site was an overall 88…

    Janet Driscoll Miller/ Search Engine Landin SEO- 21 readers -
  • On MetaFilter Being Penalized By Google: An Explainer

    … MetaFilter is a news and discussion site dating back to the early years of the web. Founded in 1999, it's attracting attention this week after coming forward about how a Google penalty has severely harmed its business, to the degree of having to let staff go. It serves as a poster child of problems with Google's penalty process, despite all…

    Danny Sullivan/ Search Engine Landin SEO Google- 11 readers -
  • Google Begins Rolling Out Panda 4.0 Now

    … Google's Matt Cutts announced on Twitter that they have released version 4.0 of the Google Panda algorithm. Google's Panda algorithm is designed to prevent sites with poor quality content from working their way into Google's top search results. But didn't Google stop updating us on Panda refreshes and updates since they are monthly rolling…

    Barry Schwartz/ Search Engine Landin SEO Google- 49 readers -
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