Things You Need To Know About Google Penguin 4.0 Update
The Google Penguin 4.0 Update is now part of the core algorithm of Google. After two years of waiting the Google Penguin is updated.
Penguin today is now real-time. Penguin is a filter that is made to get websites that are spamming in the search results of Google. Because, the spamming systems of Google could not capture it. The penguin was introduced in the year 2012. Before, websites that were affected by penguin needed to be refreshed at the same time for a certain period of time. Basically, penguin was created to capture spam websites. The spammy websites will be penalized. The next penguin update was in the year 2014, and it was named Penguin 3.0. Websites that were captured by this penguin has to wait for at least 2 years in order to be free. Now, you can say goodbye to those long delays. Since there was an update with the penguin, the data of penguin will be refreshed in real time, meaning there is a faster response after you are done with reindex the webpage. The Penguin will capture and also release the web pages. This kind of Penguin is much more specific with web pages. According to Google, Penguin 4.0 is more granular. Meaning that it affects more finer granularity than websites. It does not mean that it will only affect web pages. The new Penguin 4.0 will only affects a specific webpage or website. Instead of affecting the ranking of the whole website, the Penguin can now devalue spam just by adjusting the rank based on the spam signal.
Here are some important factors about the Real Time Penguin:
A. The new Penguin will recalculate their positive signals and negative signals on crawl. One of the best tool that will be best for trying and testing the effects of the links is the Link Detox Boost.
B. The new Google Penguin does not only affect the whole website. This has an effect to all the levels like the folders, pages, domain, keyword groups and keywords. Meaning, that anything that will go in the rankings will be affected by the Penguin algorithm.
C. It is actually more difficult to diagnose small penguin penalties.
D. Because the new Penguin is much granular, there will be parts of the website that can easily aggravate the Penguin filter, but the ranking will not be affected.
E. The subfolder analysis of the Link Detox is very popular since it can easily diagnose and fix problems with any ranking issues.
F. The Filter Slice Feature of the Link Detox is very helpful in analyzing and checking the groups of source domains, kinds of links, countries groups of keywords and many more.
According to Google, Penguin 4.0 will be last Penguin update.
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