Algorithm

Experience a key factor during Google algorithm updates, analysis finds

Websites using first-person pronouns, first-hand experience and a cookie consent banner were more likely to see positive visibility gains during Google updates, according to a new correlation study from Zyppy SEO. Meanwhile, fixed footer ads and fixed video ads were two features that were likely to negatively impact websites. Why we care. Credibility and experience …

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Google Algorithm Updates – Latest News & History

Throughout the year Google is constantly making updates to their algorithms, and that causes rank fluctuations in the search results. So far In 2023, Google has already rolled out 2 confirmed core algorithm updates. Below you’ll find an up-to-date summary of the confirmed and unconfirmed updates with additional resources and links to help you better …

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Google says it took down 45% more fake reviews in 2023 thanks to new algorithm

Google has a new review algorithm that the search company says it better anf faster at taking down fake reviews from local listings in Google Search and Google Maps. “In 2023, this new algorithm helped us take down 45% more fake reviews than the year before,” Google announced. Google receives a lot of contributions to …

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In Search Podcast: Tracking Google’s Algorithm

In Search SEO 79: Tracking Google’s Algorithm Updates & SERP Feature ChangesYou can keep up with the In Search SEO Podcast by subscribing on iTunes, by following the podcast on SoundCloud, or by subscribing to the In Search Newsletter! THE BENEFITS & COMPLEXITIES OF TRACKING GOOGLE’S UPDATES & TRENDS: SUMMARY OF EPISODE #79 The great Dr. Pete joins …

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Google Algorithm Updates – Latest News & History

Throughout the year Google is constantly making updates to their algorithms, and that causes rank fluctuations in the search results. So far In 2023, Google has already rolled out 2 confirmed core algorithm updates. Below you’ll find an up-to-date summary of the confirmed and unconfirmed updates with additional resources and links to help you better …

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Google local search ranking algorithm strengthens “openness” signal

Google’s local search ranking algorithm has recently been updated to strengthen its “openness” signal for non-navigational queries. Danny Sullivan, Google’s Search Liaison, said, “we’ve long used “openness” as part of our local ranking systems, and it recently became a stronger signal for non-navigational queries.” What changed. Earlier this month a report showed Google ranked open …

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