24 Sep '12, 1pm

The Google Dance Is Back

Vets in the SEO space remember the “Google Dance,” how search results used to jump around on a monthly basis as Google rolled out algorithm changes. The dance eventually died, but now it’s back. My latest column over at our Marketing Land site, The Return Of The Google Dance , covers how the dance has made a comeback. The column takes you through the history of the old Google Dance and how we’ve returned to a monthly “Panda Dance.” It also explains how the results at Google may dance for other reasons that Google doesn’t announce, like refreshes of the Penguin or Top Heavy updates. I wanted to make sure people who only read Search Engine Land also got a heads-up about this shift, because I think it’s really important. It’s also a nice opportunity to explain why I might write the occasional “big picture” piece on search marketing on our sister-site Marketing Land. Marketing...

Full article: http://searchengineland.com/google-dance-is-back-134125

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