It’s been a long time since I have talked about Google Panda and other algorithm updates. Matt Cutts, Google’s head of search spam confirmed at SMX West that Panda is now a part of Google search algorithm, and you can not push it manually. Meaning, it will be a major problem for webmasters in future, as it will be hard to diagnose why the site traffic is going down. Till now we had tools like Penguintool, AlgoSleuth, which checks your analytic report against known panda updates date to confirm if you got hit by Panda or not. You can listen to audio clip from the show below: This is a quick guide on How to find whether Panda has hit your site or not? How to fix your site traffic and search engine ranking when affected by Google Panda? Find whether Google Panda has hit your site If your site is penalized by Panda, it could be because of many reasons, but the two most common reasons are: Your content is poor and of low-quality. It includes writing content which is not up to … [Read more...] about How To Fix Google Panda Penalized Website : Where to Start?
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I used to think that the more pages I have on Google index, the more traffic I am going to get. But it’s not true. I realized that when I was checking Google indexed pages of RTB for the first time. What I found was embarrassing. A lot of useless pages got indexed by Google, even some of them had no content. This is may be one of the reasons why I got hit by Panda 4.0. Having these low-quality pages can harm your SEO too. Besides, there is no reason to have these useless pages on Google index. In this post, I will be sharing how to block URLs from crawling and how to remove URLs from Google index. Before going further, I’d like to share when to remove indexed pages and when not to remove. When to Remove Indexed Pages? There could a lot of reasons to remove URLs, but here are some of the most common. When Not to Remove Indexed Pages? Though you have the power to remove any URLs from Google Search results, there can be some situations when you … [Read more...] about Remove URLs from Google Index Using Webmaster Tools