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Nov 5th, 2012, 12:33 PM
Some pages dropped to rank 950
Before the 28th Sept I had about 10 pages on my site rank in the top 10 google for their keyword now I only have 1 page and the rest are ranking at 950 +.
I have no messages in WMT, Reconsideration request came back saying no manual penalty.
Any thoughts / suggestions/
Nov 5th, 2012, 12:51 PM
Is this happening everywhere, or is it mainly a Google thing?
Nov 5th, 2012, 12:53 PM
It is just with Google, on Bing pages have gone up!
Originally Posted by dzine
Nov 5th, 2012, 01:24 PM
then most likely it has somethign to do with the update, you dont always get a warning in WMT, you will just see a drop in rankings. We had the same thing but finally ours has come back up again.
Originally Posted by spes123
Nov 6th, 2012, 04:38 AM
Thank you for the info, did you have to do anything or just wait?
Originally Posted by SEOhostingcouk
Nov 6th, 2012, 04:51 AM
If your domain keyword based, Maybe penalized by Google, Check EMD Updates by Matt Cutts. https://twitter.com/mattcutts/status/251789327691042816
Nov 7th, 2012, 07:54 AM
The domain is broad keyword but the home page has not suffered
Originally Posted by venkatseo
Nov 7th, 2012, 02:54 PM
There was a Panda update September 27th. Does your site have content that is duplicated elsewhere on the web? Does it have a lot of thin content? If so, then Panda could be your culprit.
Nov 8th, 2012, 05:59 AM
A small number of PLR articles which are "noindex", some pagination where the page would be too long otherwise and these have rel next and prev.
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