I found out today on Twitter that Google hit us with another algorithm on April 26th to weed out all of the spammers and their websites. So if you notice a big drop in traffic, you've probably been hit by it. Check to see if you got messages in your Google accounts on Google Central.
Just found out today, huh?
The forums has been full of threads about it, and anyway there were two hits, a Panda update on the 24th and Penguin on the 25th. Was there another on the 26th I didn't know about?
What if you don't spam, what can you do to boost traffic? It is a downer when you have had a higher amount of traffic then it drops.
by Ellen4 years ago
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by TIMETRAVELER24 years ago
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by Paul Goodman5 years ago
Article for discussion. I know that this recent development has already been mentioned by some hubbers in forums. But I am now wondering if this might be the main reason why we are seeing the current traffic...
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