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Check Your Traffic Ups and Downs Against Google's Updates - List

  1. Marye Audet profile image92
    Marye Audetposted 4 years ago

    I found this website with a list of all the Google updates in the past couple of years. If you track your traffic you can organize it in which "era" it did well and which "era" it dropped. There are also links to explain what each update focused on. Hope it helps...


    1. brakel2 profile image87
      brakel2posted 4 years ago in reply to this

      Thanks so much. You are so helpful. Hope your traffic is better.

    2. nanderson500 profile image90
      nanderson500posted 4 years ago in reply to this

      Good information, thanks.

    3. urmilashukla23 profile image81
      urmilashukla23posted 4 years ago in reply to this

      Thank you.

  2. Haunty profile image84
    Hauntyposted 4 years ago

    Thank you!

  3. WryLilt profile image88
    WryLiltposted 4 years ago


  4. lobobrandon profile image81
    lobobrandonposted 4 years ago

    Thanks Mayre - Here's the quake that hit me: Panda 3.7 — June 8, 2012 (Exact date) traffic fall by 50%. My traffic has now come back up to around 80% of June 7th values. Let's see if there are any specific reasons linked on that post. Thanks again

  5. rebekahELLE profile image91
    rebekahELLEposted 4 years ago

    I read this evening that the next few Penguin updates are going to be "jarring and jolting" for webmasters and SEO's.  For those who were affected by Penguin, it could be a bumpy ride.  Didn't it affect links and spammy seo?

    Matt Cutts:  "You don't want the next Penguin update." 

    "we're still in the early stages of Penguin where the engineers are incorporating new signals and iterating to improve the algorithm. Because of that, expect that the next few Penguin updates will take longer, incorporate additional signals, and as a result will have more noticeable impact. It's not the case that people should just expect data refreshes for Penguin quite yet."

    http://www.seroundtable.com/google-peng … 15577.html

    I wonder if any HP staff went to the conference in SF yesterday.

  6. incomeguru profile image83
    incomeguruposted 4 years ago

    What a serious paradigm shift...!

    1. paradigmsearch profile image90
      paradigmsearchposted 4 years ago in reply to this

      I can sum up our writers' lives in two words...


      1. Barbara Kay profile image84
        Barbara Kayposted 4 years ago in reply to this

        I feel like Google coming out with statements like that is a little mean. It's like they want everyone shaking in their boots.

  7. Marye Audet profile image92
    Marye Audetposted 4 years ago

    Yesterday a Google rep and I met because they wanted to beta test some things on my food blog.  Although this was a totally different department  I did talk to her about how very unpopular the company was becoming with the writers I knew - and I cited some examples... including hubpages...  I don't know if it will do any good but I tried.