Google Panda 3.1 Update : 11/18

Nov 21, 2011 • 9:11 am | comments (37) by | Filed Under Google Search Algorithm Updates

Google Panda 3.1Friday afternoon, sometime after 4pm I believe, Google tweeted that they pushed out a "minor" Panda update effecting less than one-percent of all searches.

The tweet reads:

Tiny weather report: Minor Panda algorithm data refresh (affects <1% of searches). Context from Feb:

Google Panda Tweet

The last time Google said a Panda update was minor, it turned out to be pretty significant.

That being said, we should have named it 3.0 - in fact, I spoke to someone at Google who felt the same. So I am going to name this one 3.1, although it does make it easier to reference these updates by dates.

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