Category Archives: Google Algorithm Updates

Has Panda 4.2 Arrived? What to Know About The New Google Algorithm Refresh

Have you noticed any changes in website traffic? No? It’s not a surprise that many webmasters have not noticed Panda 4.2 officially rolling out, because this one is a slow rollout: It could take months before it is complete. With that being said, a lot of us didn’t even notice this refresh that started rolling [...]
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The Google Mobile-Friendly Algorithm Update Is Coming April 21st

Every year Google updates their algorithm 100’s of times. Last year there were over 500 updates. Yes, many of them are simple data refreshes, but there were also quite a few significant algorithm updates. You might be familiar with some of the bigger ones over the last few years, such as Panda, Penguin and Pigeon. [...]
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Why You Should Kiss Your City Landing Pages and Microsites Goodbye

A few days ago Search Engine Roundtable announced that Google did a silent algorithm update targeting doorway pages. Google decided to sweep their search results and remove any keyword-targeted, or city targeted microsites and landing pages that were ranking high and added no value to the end user. First, let’s define what a doorway page [...]
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Vol. 38: Holiday Celebrations, 2014 Algorithm Changes, Dec. Blog Roundup

Eminent SEO Team News Here in Arizona it’s been a little chilly… but nothing like you East Coasters! We hope you are staying nice and warm by the fire! The end of the year is always a lot of fun, but this year December was especially exciting. Here’s what we’ve been up to: Annual Company [...]
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Vol. 37: 2014 is Coming to a Close, More on Google Penguin

2014 is Coming to a Close Can you believe another year has already passed us by? It’s hard to believe in less than a month it will be 2015! This year was a big one for Eminent SEO. We celebrated 5 years of business, launched a new website, expanded our client list and grew our [...]
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Vol. 36: Eminent SEO Celebrates 5 Years and More on the Google Penguin Update

Eminent SEO is Celebrating 5 Years in Business! As 2014 comes to a close I am reflecting on yet another exciting year for Eminent SEO. It’s hard to believe that October 2014 marked 5 years since Eminent SEO started officially doing business. I won’t write another lengthy personal journey story like I did last time. [...]
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Penguin 3.0 Update Confirmed: Here’s What You Should Know

Last Friday, Penguin 3.0 began impacting sites worldwide. Google has confirmed that this update is steadily rolling out, but has not confirmed how long it’s going to be before it’s complete. It will most likely take a few weeks to fully roll out. So far, impacting about 1% of US search queries according to SEO [...]
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How to Prevent Getting Squashed by Penguin 3.0

When Penguin 2.0 rolled out about a year ago, it affected 2.3% of English search queries. Penguin was one of the largest updates and left many businesses at a standstill. Webmasters reported a decrease in traffic of up to 90%…. that’s enough to make any business go under if your primary conversion source is Google. [...]
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Vol. 35: Our New Site is LIVE, Google Panda 4.1 is Now Rolling Out, Fall is Here!

What’s Happening at Eminent SEO In case you missed it, our newly redesigned and developed site is LIVE! Last month we broke down the changes for you – if you want a refresher, check it out here. One of our favorite new features is our Max Swag Shop. Max, our adorable little orange monster mascot [...]
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Algorithm Update Alert! Google Panda 4.0: The Good and The Bad

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As you’ve probably heard, Google launched a new algorithm update known as Panda 4.0 on May 20th. Panda was originally released in the beginning of 2011, and has been providing data refreshes ever since impacting websites that have overall poor content quality. This new update isn’t just a refresh, it’s an algorithm change that has [...]
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