Google Update: Google’s Most Significant Recent Algorithm Changes


Google is constantly making changes to its algorithm, and every couple of months or so they release a major update to this complex puzzle that delivers us our results on the search engine.  With this past week’s release of ‘Search Plus Your World’, we thought it would be interesting to highlight some of the significant algorithm changes that have occurred over the recent years along with our key takeaways from each to help you stay on top of your SEO.   VINCE (2009): Placed an emphasis on brand signals and social engagement with the site users, leading to more perceived authority for large brands. TAKEAWAY: If you are a brand that is socially engaged with your users, those ‘social signals’ will help your SEO and the ability for pages from your site to be found easier in Google.   MAYDAY (2010): Lots of content alone no longer guarantees rankings for … Continue reading