What You Need To Know About Google’s Panda & Penguin Update Google Panda Update (aka Farmer Update) was an algorithm update by Google to filter low quality websites and spam. It was a site wide penalty to remove poor quality content from Google search engine results pages (SERPs) and to provide higher rankings for high quality websites – sites with original content, in-depth analysis etc. The first Google Panda Update was on February 24, 2011 which targeted content farms (sites with poor content) Read: Google Panda Update Timeline & Tips [Infographic] Google Penguin Update (or Over Optimization Penalty) targeted websites that engaged in webspam tactics (Black Hat SEO) to manipulate search engine rankings. Those sites were ‘overly optimized’ with keyword stuffing (refers to the practice of loading a webpage with keywords to manipulate a site’s search engine rankings) and aggressive usage of keywords in anchor texts. 1. Avoid Excessive Internal … [Read more...] about Link Building Strategies And Tips – Post Panda & Penguin
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Search Engine Optimization (SEO) is here to stay. No matter what. But SEO practices keeps changing with time to reflect the changes in Search Engine algorithms. Keyword stuffing, Meta keywords, Mass blog commenting, Mass web directory and article directory submissions no longer helps to achieve higher ranks in Google SERPs. So I’m going to introduce you 10 Best SEO Tips for beginners to follow post the Google Panda and Penguin updates. These are certainly the best SEO practices for 2012. Top 10 Free SEO Tips for Beginners Don’t go for the most competitive keywords right from the beginning unless you have enough budget and the same time don’t settle with whatever Google give you. If you have a new website and low budget then it’s better to target mid-tail and long-tail keywords. Once you have a positive cash flow invest those profits to compete for more broader and competitive keywords. 2. On-Page SEO Don’t repeat your target keywords several times. … [Read more...] about Top 10 Free SEO Tips For Beginners (Post Panda & Penguin)
Last year (2011) when Google Panda rolled out, many Bloggers expected it like just another Google algorithm change but honestly it changed the Blogging industry big time. Every professional Blogger has to re-work on their strategies. I have already shared a guide on how to recover from Google panda and for people who are badly struck with new Google Panda algorithm, I also offer personal Panda recovery consultancy. One thing, which people have talked about after Panda updates is, SEO is not relevant and now it’s dead and believe it, SEO is not dead and it never will. SEO is basically a quality guidelines and set of rules a Website and a Webpage should follow to meet Google SEO guidelines. What is SEO In Post Panda World: Before 2011, SEO and domain value used to be an important factor but it never used to be ranking factor for complete domain. After panda updates, many things changed and one of them is domain level penalty. Earlier, few shallow and low quality pages only impact … [Read more...] about Post Panda/Penguin SEO Strategy for Bloggers
Home » Blogging » How to Change Your Guest Posting Strategy in the Wake of Google Penguin Last month, Google updated its search algorithm once again. The latest update — known as Google Penguin — penalized as many as 700,000 sites for a poor link profile that included spammy sites, low-quality directories, paid links, footer links, and more. Sites that were evaluated as having too many of these low-quality links saw their page rank drop by the dozens or more. After the fallout from Google Penguin, many bloggers had to re-evaluate their linking strategy, including their strategy for guest posting. While guest posting has long been considered one of the best ways to build quality links, there were some cases of bloggers abusing the strategy then being penalized by Google. Read More About:Guest Blogging Activities Using Google Panda UpdatesPoints to Pasture the Google Panda in 2012 – Intense Quality Content If you are unsure whether your guest posting … [Read more...] about How to Change Your Guest Posting Strategy In Wake Of Google Penguin
Home » SEO » How Are You Doing Link Building in Google Panda and Penguin World? Google is slamming the websites that have poor web pages and filled with thin content. It has introduced many algorithms that include Google Panda and Penguin. The main reason for these Google updates is to give better user experience for any keyword you type of Google search results. We all know the importance of link building to get better search results for the keywords that we want to rank for. Then how are you doing link building in Google panda and penguin world in 2017 and beyond? Whether you agree it or not, link building can be a tedious task. It is very difficult to build quality links in Panda and Penguin world especially if you are a new to search engine optimization. It doesn’t matter whether you are link building yourself or outsourcing your SEO efforts to someone else, you need to focus on some fundamentals to grow your website. If you have noticed Google recent search … [Read more...] about How Are You Doing Link Building in Google Panda and Penguin World?