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Study: 45% of Businesses Saw Ranking Changes From Mobile-Friendly Update

Study: 45% of Businesses Saw Ranking Changes From Mobile-Friendly Update

By Chris Crum

So was Google's mobile-friendly algorithm update ("Mobilegeddon") overhyped or not? Well, perhaps yes and no. While the initial consensus after the update's launch was that changes in search rankings were minimal, a recent study indicates that small-to-medium sized enterprises did see some significant changes - just not complete ranking obliteration ...

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