― Last year saw a major update by Google in its search algorithm. Even though Google keeps on making small changes and tweaks in its algorithm throughout the year but this was significant as it impacted roughly 12% of the search queries and saw major changes in rankings and traffic. Google called it the Panda update and it was first rolled out as beta in February, 2011 and then a gradual roll out the world over in April, 2011. ∙ So what was the Panda Update? ∙ Google wanted to check [...].