It’s all over the news, well blogging news anyway. Google has dropped one of the biggest PageRank nuke which affected even the big name bloggers like ProBlogger, Andy Beard and Coppyblogger. But it doesn’t stop there, even Forbes Magazine got a drop in its PageRank.
Here is a list of websites that took the PR Hit compiled by Daily Blog Tips:
According to PinoyMoneyTalk, some big name Philippines websites also got affected.
Why would Google do such a thing?
Is it because of paid links and paid reviews? Might it be because Google is changing it’s PageRank Algorithm? Or maybe because of the curse of the 666? What ever the reason is, why the hell should we care?
Google PageRank is not a big factor, traffic is!
Yuga shares an insightful thought on why pagerank shouldn’t matter.
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