25 Apr '12, 11pm

Google Pushes Webspam Algorithm Update: Last month at SXSW our good friend Matt Cutts announced that the web sp...

Google Pushes Webspam Algorithm Update: Last month at SXSW our good friend Matt Cutts announced that the web sp...

Last month at SXSW our good friend Matt Cutts announced that the web spam team was working on an over optimization algorithm update that would target and penalize sites that are “over-optimized” or “overly SEO’ed.” Yesterday afternoon, Matt announced on the Webmaster Central Blog that they are officially rolling the update out “in the next few days” (we saw shake up in the SERPs starting around 8pm last night) and that the update will be focusing on cleaning up webspam and taking action against sites that violate their quality guidelines . If you are in the online marketing space , you’ve been hearing about this all day today. Although it’s normal for Google to make tweaks to the algorithm after a major update improve upon the initial results, this is one of the worst updates since the Florida update in regards to ridding the search engine of webspam. Early this morning, o...

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