Google: Panda Update 🐼

  • The four pillars of the future of SEO

    … is a knowledge base used by Google to enhance its search engine’s search results with semantic-search information gathered from a wide variety of sources. The “wide variety of sources” includes Wikidata (to which Google moved its Freebase data and actively contributes), Wikipedia and the CIA World Factbook. Typically, knowledge graph elements…

    Pratik Dholakiya/ Search Engine Landin SEO Google- 27 readers -
  • Google Panda 4.2 Is Still Rolling Out

    … rolling out, so I’d expect it to take a few more months to finalize. We do have Google on record now confirming that as of yesterday, the Panda 4.2 update is still indeed rolling out. Gary Illyes also added that you can expect it to continue to roll out for some time, as Google originally announced. (Some images used under license from Shutterstock.com.)…

    Barry Schwartz/ Search Engine Landin SEO Google- 22 readers -
  • 4 Reasons Organic Search Is Better

    … in advertising to help replace the traffic while you fix your issues, the issues are fixable, and the traffic can be returned. You will not be replacing it forever, in most cases. (Again, Penguin and Panda are the exceptions because of the long time between updates.) 3. Site “Stickiness” Social media and paid ads might be traffic generators…

    Kristine Schachinger/ Search Engine Landin Paid Search SEO Facebook- 23 readers -
  • How To Manage Your Old & Outdated Content

    … Last month, Google announced that it’s rolling out Panda 4.2 over the next couple of months. It’s the first refresh in almost 10 months of the now-infamous algorithm update that’s partially responsible for the “content is king” mantra that’s swept the search industry. That’s great news for anyone who was hit last September and has worked…

    Erin Everhart/ Search Engine Landin SEO Content How To's- 20 readers -
  • Google Panda Update Coming In Upcoming Weeks

    … At SMX Advanced, Google’s Gary Illyes announced that the next Panda update will happen in the upcoming weeks. He said maybe in the next two, or three, or four weeks. But the Panda algorithm will be updated in the near future. Gary said the algorithm isn’t necessarily changing but rather the data will be refreshed. So sites that have been…

    Barry Schwartz/ Search Engine Landin SEO Google- 37 readers -
  • Google: We Are Trying To Update The Data For Panda & Penguin Faster

    It has been several months since we had either a Penguin or Panda algorithmic refresh from Google and the natives, aka webmasters, are getting restless. As we covered, the algorithms may be real time, but those hit by one of these algorithmic penalties cannot recover until the underlining data is refreshed, and that data has not been refreshed in a relatively long time.

    Barry Schwartz/ Search Engine Land- 76 readers -