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The 11 Most Important Google Search Algorithm Changes in 2013 [INFOGRAPHIC]

We are into the second week of 2014. All around, search experts are repeating that unique content and social sharing signals will matter the most in the coming months, as Google gets smarter and more semantic in its assessment of answers to your queries.

You could say that Google was a lot less aggressive in 2013 with updates to their search algorithm, as compared to 2012, when they were firing all guns. Moz’s change history record is testimonial to that.

Ours is not to reason why. Ours is simply to take note, understand and tweak our search, content and online positioning strategies accordingly. So without further ado, here is an infographic from E2M detailing the most important changes to Google Search in 2013:

11 Most Important Google Search Algorithm Changes In 2013


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  • viet1410's picture
    Jan 7 Posted 2 years ago viet1410

    thanks for sharing

  • viet1410's picture
    Jan 7 Posted 2 years ago viet1410

    Don't think that google is only a machine, think that likes a human you will win :)

  • rohane2m's picture
    Jan 7 Posted 2 years ago rohane2m

    I'm sure Google enjoyed making them too ;-)

  • Randy Milanovic's picture
    Jan 6 Posted 2 years ago Randy Milanovic

    I'm loving every one of these tweaks.   :-)

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