For any small business, ranking well in Google is key in order to drive relevant traffic to your website. Imagine then, if Google punishes your business site by issuing a manual penalty which results in a significant drop in your ranking in the search engine’s listings. This can have an incredibly detrimental effect on sales. This infographic looks at the reasons why your website may have been penalised, some shocking statistics on the effect a manual penalty can have, and an overview of the current major algorithm updates.
This infographic was originally published by Ben Norman
Author: Ben Norman is an SEO expert with over ten years in the industry. He works with a number of clients from multiple industries to help them ensure that their website abides with Google’s latest algorithm changes. He offers a free SEO risk assessment so that businesses can avoid loss of rankings before they take place.
Published: October 7, 2014