Entries by Jay Galaczi

Google Has a Penguin Date, Again

I don’t know about you, but I no longer care to pay attention to Penguin dates. Garry Illyes has been saying for a year that it’s very close. Well maybe it is, maybe it’s not. But today here it is again!

Did Google Just Run Penguin?

There is quite a buzz in SEO community as Google may have ended the long wait since Penguin 3.0. That was way back in October 2014. Is it Penguin, or just the newest expression of changes that we have seen so often in the last couple months?

Google Mobile Algorithm Gets an Update

Google has announced today that they are going to roll out an update for their Mobile Algorithm in May. The algo was originally launched on April 21st, 2015 and it gave a ranking boost for mobile-friendly websites when the search is coming from a mobile device.

Review Stars Disappeared in Google

Update 25 Feb: Looks like the star snippets are coming back. I have not seen any communication from Google of what caused the sudden drop.  Barry Schwartz at SEOroundtable reported on Thursday that there was a big drop in the number of review star appearing in Google. And indeed, if you check Mozcast you can see […]