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What was the "Big Panda"?
I am new to hubpages, clearly, and I keep seeing this term or a variation around. What is it?
Panda was a reference to a Google Algorithm update. It was named "Panda" by Google and was rolled out to better improve Google search results. However it also removed or moved down many content generating websites like hubpages, triond and many others because there was alot of useless spam and poor quality content taking up top 10 search positions.
HubPages however is seem to be recovering as the number of quality content is growing and Hubpages has changed some of its standards to have good search engine ranking.
Read more here: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Google_Panda
by Farkle3 years ago
I have had some articles that for over 4 years ranked pretty high on Google, and now, since the latest update, other websites are outranking them. So I decide I want to learn more... What do these websites offer to...
by alternativeto3 years ago
Hey guys, i think HubPages is losing it's rank on Google, i have multiple accounts here and all are experiencing decreased traffic by 50% !!! . Anyone experiencing similar problems? Or did Google introduce any new...
by Steve Andrews5 years ago
When it was first introduced I was annoyed by it but made an effort to tweak my hubs to get them out of Idle status. Now, a whole load have got zzs against them again and many of them are hubs that at one point were...
by Dilip Chandra6 years ago
Google panda is basically a major tweak in search engine algorithm. Its aim is to push the quality web-site up and lower down the ranking of low quality content. Unlike all previous update, Google panda is a domain...
by Scott Biddulph5 years ago
Hey Guys and Gals, Man, I have just about had it with the traffic issues here at the Hubpages. I have published over 100 hubs here in two years. I have won several awards, I have had over 10, 000 views, and I have a...
by TTGReviews3 years ago
Yes, there was a Panda update yesterday, but this topic will be focused on things we could see far in advance of this update.As someone who has written extensively on both HubPages and Squidoo perhaps I can offer a...
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