Google Issues Weather Report on Upcoming Update Targeted at Poor Quality EMDs

Oct 1, 2012 | 1,413 views | by Navneet Kaushal
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If you see your rankings fluctuate a bit, don’t be surprised because Google is rolling out a minor algorithm change which will come down on what Google calls as ‘low quality exact match domains’. This was announced by Matt Cutts, Google’s Web Spam team head on Twitter. This rollout will not impact more than 0.6% of total queries in English from US. This update is not a Panda refresh or a Penguin rollout.

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 This means over the next few days, sites with exact match domains will start disappearing from Google Search results. Have you noticed any fluctuations yet? Do share your views.

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Navneet Kaushal

Navneet Kaushal is the founder and CEO of PageTraffic, an SEO Agency in India with offices in Chicago, Mumbai and London. A leading search strategist, Navneet helps clients maintain an edge in search engines and the online media. Navneet's expertise has established PageTraffic as one of the most awarded and successful search marketing agencies.
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