Google Image Update Reports Continue

Dec 3, 2012 • 8:28 am | comments (1) by twitter Google+ | Filed Under Google PageRank & Algorithm Updates
 

Google Image Search UpdateA couple weeks ago, we reported on a possible Google Image Search update but that discussion phased out a bit.

Today, I spotted another WebmasterWorld thread with comments from someone I know who is obsessed with tracking Google Image search rankings. He said, besides for the design change:

Many results have changes their position. A lot of new results appears - and other passed. It is the biggest change of results since months. But until now I have no idea why. Perhaps (!) it's a change on the weight of semantic page content. Seems a little bit as onpicture factors like filename or ALT-text is not as important than before.

Maybe there is a slow update being pushed out to the image results?

Forum discussion at WebmasterWorld.

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Comments:

LPatt

12/05/2012 09:23 pm

I can confirm that between November 27 and November 29 my image impressions (which had been consistent for a few months) have increased by 300%.

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