Oncrawl has recently created an infographic detailing the top Google Search algorithm updates across 2021, allowing marketers to familiarize themselves with the necessary SEO best practices.
Google keeps updating its algorithm with monthly regularity, in order to ensure that Search, arguably the tech giant’s flagship, doesn’t fall into irrelevancy. While a unique list of top 20 or 10 best practices can be difficult for anyone to keep up with, this article will only be going into some of the ones that I personally believe to be the most effective. Nevertheless, the infographic will be linked down below, allowing users to have a much more detailed look at everything that Google’s algorithmic updates have to offer purveyors of the Search bar.
March 2021 had Google introducing a mobile-first indexing update to Search. Before this, websites would be ranked and presented on the basis of their best SEO practices and whatnot; this is information that everyone’s familiar with. However, what most people may not be familiar with is that Search utilized the desktop versions of websites specifically for the purposes of ranking. Since most websites are optimized for desktop usage, this wasn’t a problem and most users got away without having to invest all that much effort in a smartphone version. However, since March, Google now ranks websites based on the quality of their smartphone variants, if applicable. Best get to working on that right about now.
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