Google has again rolled out another Panda algorithm update. This is version 24 of Panda refresh, impacting 1.2% of English queries. Panda #23 on December 21, 2012, influenced 1.3% of queries in English.

See what a Googler posted on Twitter

Google Launches Panda #24; Impacts 1.2% of English Queries!

Webmaster forums and Twitter were abuzz with chatter about an algorithm update. Google had said that it was a part of over 500 small algorithmic changes that are launched per year. However, they have confirmed now that it was a Panda refresh.

This is first Panda update of 2013. Google seems to be coming out with Panda updates every four weeks or so. We can update more such quick updates from Google in short intervals this year.

Panda releases by now

#23 on December 21, 2012

#22 on November 21st

#21 on November 5th

#20 on September 27th

#3.9.2 on September 18th

#3.9.1 on August 20th

#3.9 on July 24th 

#3.8 on June 25th

#3.7 on June 9th

#3.6 on April 27th   

#3.5 on April 19th 

#3.4 on March 23rd 

#3.3 on about February 26th 

#3.2 on about January 15th 

#3.1 on November 18th 

#2.5.3 on October 19/20th 

#2.5.2 on October 13th 

#2.5.1 on October 9th 

#2.5 on September 28th

#2.4 in August 

#2.3 on around July 22nd

#2.2 on June 18th or so

#2.1 on May 9th or so

#2.0 on April 11th or so

#1.0 on February 24th


Navneet Kaushal is the Editor-in-Chief of PageTraffic Buzz. A leading search strategist, Navneet helps clients maintain an edge in search engines and the online media. Navneet is also the CEO of SEO Services company PageTraffic which is one of the leading search marketing company in Asia.