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Google Algorithm Updates Cheat Sheet

Your ultimate guide to major Google penalties & algo changes

Google rolls out algorithm updates once or twice every month (and that's just the ones we know about!), but not all of them have an equally strong impact on the SERPs. To help you make sense of Google's major algo changes in the past years, I've put up a cheat sheet with the most important updates and penalties rolled out in the recent years, along with a list of hazards and prevention tips for each.
Contents 1 Panda 2 Penguin 3 Pirate 4 Hummingbird 5 Pigeon 6 Mobile Friendly Update 7 RankBrain 8 Possum 9 Fred But before we start, let's have a quick look to check whether any given update has impacted your own site's traffic. SEO PowerSuite's Rank Tracker is a massive help in this; the tool w…