Google released an update to their Panda Algorithm just a few days ago (Here’s the official Tweet announcing the update) . According to Google this update will impact about 1% of sites which is pretty significant. Panda was developed to decrease the rankings of low quality sites.


Hopefully you weren’t affected but we suggest keeping a close eye on your ranking reports for changes. Below is a list of all the Panda Algorithm updates since it was originally rolled out.


 Panda Updates:

  • Panda 3.9 on July 24th
  • Panda 3.8 on June 25th
  • Panda 3.7 on June 9th
  • Panda 3.6 on April 27th
  • Panda 3.5 on April 19th
  • Panda 3.4 on March 23rd
  • Panda 3.3 on about February 26th
  • Panda 3.2 on about January 15th
  • Panda 3.1 on November 18th
  • Panda 2.5.3 on October 19/20th
  • Panda 2.5.2 on October 13th
  • Panda 2.5.1 on October 9th
  • Panda 2.5 on September 28th
  • Panda 2.4 in August
  • Panda 2.3 on around July 22nd.
  • Panda 2.2 on June 18th
  • Panda 2.1 on May 9th
  • Panda 2.0 on April 11th
  • Panda 1.0 on February 24th

Check out Search Engine Land’s Panda news archive for more details on the history of the algorithm