Thursday, May 23, 2013

Penguin Version 2.0 is Now Live - SEO News & Updates

Here is a  big news for all the web masters. Google just announced about their recent penguin update named "Penguin 2.0". This one was the forth penguin update which rolled on 22nd May that means on yesterday.

There is no doubt that the first penguin update was the big shock for the website/owners. With this update Google mentioned that "Its a new tech generation and now people should better stop spamming".

We all knows that Google is now more and more serious about their qualitative search results and these updates act as a practices in this mission.
All web masters expect major changes in their ranking with the update. Matt, Head of Google Web Spam Team mentioned that 2.3% English quarries would be impacted by this penguin.
Below are the all penguin update dates:
  • Penguin 1 on April 24, 2012 (impacting ~ 3.1% of queries)
  • Penguin 2 on May 26, 2012 (impacting less than 0.1%)
  • Penguin 3 on October 5, 2012 (impacting ~ 0.3% of queries)
  • Penguin 4 on May 22, 2013 (impacting 2.3% of queries)