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Google Panda Update: HubPages Goes From Victim To Victor Google Panda Update: HubPages Goes From Victim To Victor
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As you may know, Google launched its latest iteration of the Panda update early last week. The company confirmed this for us on Friday. Shortly after that, SearchMetrics compiled lists of the top winners and losers. Some were surprising (as …

Google Panda Update: New Winners and Losers Google Panda Update: New Winners and Losers
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This past week, Google rolled out its latest iteration of the Panda update, which the company (as usual) downplays as only one of roughly 500 yearly algorithm changes. It doesn’t sound like such a big deal when they put it …

Google Panda Update: Google Confirms New One Google Panda Update: Google Confirms New One
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Google has confirmed to WebProNews that an iteration of the controversial Panda update was launched this week. When asked directly if this occurred, a Google spokesperson told us, “yes,” then offered the following canned statement: “We’re continuing to iterate on …

DaniWeb Loses Over Half of Traffic: The Panda is Back. DaniWeb Loses Over Half of Traffic: The Panda is Back.
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Update: When asked if an iteration of Panda was implemented this week, a Google spokesperson told us, “yes.” She also provided the following statement: “We’re continuing to iterate on our Panda algorithm as part of our commitment to returning high-quality …

Google Panda Update Strikes Again? Google Panda Update Strikes Again?
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Webmasters suspect that Google has pushed out another iteration of the Panda update. There is a discussion about this going on in WebmasterWorld. Member tedster kicked off the conversation (via Search Engine Roundtable): I’m hearing some reports of site-wide ranking …

Google Algorithm Testing – Search Giant Calls for Help Detecting Scrapers Google Algorithm Testing – Search Giant Calls for Help Detecting Scrapers
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Google announced that it is testing algorithmic changes for scraper sites – blog scrapers in particular. The company is calling on users to help them. “We are asking for examples, and may use data you submit to test and improve …

Google Panda Update – Winners and Losers in Europe Google Panda Update – Winners and Losers in Europe
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Over the past week or so, Searchmetrics has been sharing info on the winners and losers of Google’s Panda update in Europe. Today, they shared their data for Switzerland, Italy and Spain. Searchmetrics has also shared data on Austria, France …

Google’s War Against Spam Goes Way Beyond Panda Google’s War Against Spam Goes Way Beyond Panda
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For all of you webmasters still lamenting over Google’s infamous Panda update, it’s important that you don’t take it personally. You were simply a casualty–correctly or no–in Google’s never-ending war against spam content in its search results. Google has long …

Google Panda Update Rolls Out in Most Languages Google Panda Update Rolls Out in Most Languages

Google announced early this morning that it is rolling out out the Panda update in different languages around the world. “Our scientific evaluation data show that this change improves our search quality across the board and the response to Panda …

More Sites Recovering from Panda? More Sites Recovering from Panda?
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It appears that more sites are recovering from Google’s Panda update thanks to Google’s continued algorithm tweaking. Some are speculating that Google’s Panda update is updating automatically, as opposed to being updated by Google manually, as it has been in …

Panda Not Too Big a Blow to Demand Media, 300K eHow Articles Removed Panda Not Too Big a Blow to Demand Media, 300K eHow Articles Removed
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Demand Media is moving right along past all of that Google Panda update stuff. The company acknowledged that it did have an impact on its revenue for the quarter as it released its Q2 earnings report, but drove home the …

Demand Media Earnings Released Demand Media Earnings Released

Demand Media has released its earnings for the second quarter. This includes a 32% revenue increase to $79.5 million, compared with $60.4 million for the same quarter last year. It also includes loss from operations of $0.9 million compared with …

Google Panda Update: $25,000 Reward If You Can Get This Site Recovered Google Panda Update: $25,000 Reward If You Can Get This Site Recovered
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If you’ve been following the Panda saga for a while, you may remember hearing the story about One Way Furniture, a furniture store that was victimized by the Panda update. It got a fair amount of media coverage, including by …

DaniWeb Claims 110% Recovery from Google Panda Update DaniWeb Claims 110% Recovery from Google Panda Update
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This week, it was confirmed that Google had made a minor adjustment to its Panda algorithm update, which has drastically altered the search engine’s results several times since its first iteration in February. Have you seen any rankings changes with …

Google Made a Minor Tweak to the Panda Update Google Made a Minor Tweak to the Panda Update
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Google makes hundreds of changes to its algorithm every year. Some days it makes more than one (obviously). One day last week, the search engine reportedly made a small tweak to the Panda part. Barry Schwartz posted the following statement …

Google Panda Update: HubPages Enables Subdomains to Help Content Recover Google Panda Update: HubPages Enables Subdomains to Help Content Recover
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Is subdomaining the answer to a recovery from the Google Panda update? After some testing, HubPages is convinced that it can play a significant role, at least for a site of its type, which includes numerous article from numerous authors. …

Google Panda Update: The Solution for Recovery? Google Panda Update: The Solution for Recovery?
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Many sites are still wondering how they can come back from being hit by the Google Panda update. Google has certainly stressed quality, and victims of the update have been striving to improve it, but have had little luck in …

A Holistic Look at Panda with Vanessa Fox A Holistic Look at Panda with Vanessa Fox
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Vanessa Fox, called a cyberspace visionary by Seattle Business Monthly, is an expert in understanding customer acquisition from organic search. She shares her perspective on how this impacts marketing and user experience and how all business silos (including developers and …

Google Panda 2.2 Goes Live Google Panda 2.2 Goes Live
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Update: A Google spokesperson tells WebProNews, “We’re continuing to iterate on our Panda algorithm as part of our commitment to returning high-quality sites to Google users. This most recent update is one of the roughly 500 changes we make to …

Panda Victim Xomba “Dances on the Bones of Content Farms” Panda Victim Xomba “Dances on the Bones of Content Farms”
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Earlier this year, we had a conversation with John Citrone, editor of the online writing community Xomba.com, which fell victim to Google’s Panda update. He gave us a preview of a redesign of the site, which had been in the …

Calacanis Talks Panda Update and Expert Content, Bets on Video Calacanis Talks Panda Update and Expert Content, Bets on Video

After Google rolled out its Panda algorithm update earlier this year, Mahalo, run by Jason Calcanis, got hit hard, and the company had to reduce its staff by 10%. Calacanis told us, “All we can do is put our heads …