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Now local search will boost with Pigeon update

Panda, Penguin and now Pigeon enters the school of Google to teach new strategies to boost local search. Last Thursday Google announced new algorithm update called “Pigeon Update” (not an official name). Google named it Pigeon because it starts from “P” and this is associated with a local search update and pigeons have a propensity to fly back home. The key changes are at the backend, however it does have an effect on local search results rankings and some regional businesses may find a decrease or increase in site referrals, and leads along with business from the change. One thing continues to be clear soon after the update is that Google has empowered more authority to local directory websites by doing so they are getting improved search visibility in search results of Google. Continue reading