Tag Archives: Fred

Google Has Now Confirmed The Fred Algorithm Update

Yesterday, during the AMA with Google session at SMX West, Google's Gary Illyes may have confirmed the Fred algorithm update that targeted low value content on March 7th/8th...

Google Has Now Confirmed The Fred Algorithm Update

Yesterday, during the AMA with Google session at SMX West, Google's Gary Illyes may have confirmed the Fred algorithm update that targeted low value content on March 7th/8th...

Search Buzz Video Recap: Google Confirms Fred, Mobile First Hold Up & Google Spammers

This week in search, we covered how Google practically just confirmed the Fred update at SMX. Google explained that those Phantom updates are basically core algorithm...

Search Buzz Video Recap: Google Confirms Fred, Mobile First Hold Up & Google Spammers

This week in search, we covered how Google practically just confirmed the Fred update at SMX. Google explained that those Phantom updates are basically core algorithm...

SearchCap: Google Fred confirmation, mobile-first index status & future of search

Below is what happened in search today, as reported on Search Engine Land and from other places across the web. The post SearchCap: Google Fred confirmation, mobile-first index status & future of search appeared first on Search Engine Land.

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Google: Our search leads won’t let us talk about the Fred update

Gary Illyes from Google said the techniques Fred went after specifically are mentioned in their webmaster guidelines. The post Google: Our search leads won’t let us talk about the Fred update appeared first on Search Engine Land.

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Search Buzz Video Recap: Google Fred Update Analyzed, Google Targets Fake & Hateful Content & Google Home Ads

This week in search, I dug deeper into the Google Fred update and discovered it targeted low value sites monetized via ads, affiliates and lead generation...

SearchCap: Google offensive results, Google Fred update & Google Assistant

Below is what happened in search today, as reported on Search Engine Land and from other places across the web. The post SearchCap: Google offensive results, Google Fred update & Google Assistant appeared first on Search Engine Land.

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Did Google’s Fred update hit low-value content sites that focus on revenue, not users?

Google won't comment about the "Fred update," but based on our own analysis, many affected sites saw up to a 90% drop in traffic. The post Did Google’s Fred update hit low-value content sites that focus on revenue, not users? appeared first on Search Engine Land.

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Google’s Gary Illyes Latest Tweet Reference Fred?

So yesterday, in an effort to try to help a lot of people, I posted my theory on what type of sites/content the Google Fred update targets. I said low value content aimed at revenue generation over helping their users. I unintentionally upset a lot of people...