Google Panda Update For September – Big Brands & Google Properties

October 3, 2011 in News, Search Engine Optomizatoin, Search Engines

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Will Google’s latest Panda update get the attention of the antitrust investigators given the boost it gave their own properties? Are Google search results becoming just a list of big brands?

These are just a couple of the questions being asked following the Panda update made late Wednesday last week. The changes were first noticed by Dani Horowitz on Friday morning when the analytics for the previous day were posted in to her GA account for DaniWeb.

Daniweb, the programmers forum with over a million members, had been hit by Panda back in late February and had worked back through changes made on the site. The new Panda update knocked the site back to where it was after the first update despite the optimization work done.

While the search giant confirmed the update, they did not give details, but if you look at the winners and losers found by Searchmetrics below, it is obvious certain big brands, including Google properties were the big winners and some of G’s competitors took a hit.

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