28 Feb '17, 3pm

The Google Search Algorithm Evolution of 2017

The Google Search Algorithm Evolution of 2017

By the time you finish reading this article, Google will have updated their search algorithm. OK, it’s not that fast, but it relays the point that Google is always keeping us on our toes. Just recently, the MozCast showed turbulence in the Google algorithm that many in the SEO community suspected was a search update (the first line in the article even mentions that the week prior to this update, there were reports of a different update!). The Google search algorithm is an ever-moving target. These last few reported updates are considered minor but when the “big one” hit like it did in September 2016 with Penguin 4.0, then you have to be on top of your game. The Google Landscape at the end of 2016 We left 2016 behind on the heels of a major algorithm update that changed the way we view backlinks. That was Penguin 4.0 and it will be the final iteration of that update, with n...

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