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Google Made Nearly 900 Search Changes Last Year

Google Made Nearly 900 Search Changes Last Year

By Chris Crum

Everybody knows that Google is constantly changing its algorithm. They've said in the past that they make changes every day (sometimes multiple changes). It would appear, however, that the changes Google makes (algorithmic and otherwise) are only getting more rapid. Amit Singhal, who runs search at Google, took to Google+ ...

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