March 14, 2019
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Google Says No Real Changes To In-Depth Articles

A week ago we reported that the in-depth articles in the Google search results mysteriously went away. I asked Google about it and they told me they really didn’t – Google’s statement was “When relevant, we do and will continue to surface high-quality evergreen content as part of the overall search results.” Google did make a code change to how they display them in the source code of the search results page but not much else. But I am not sure – they did seem to change based on what we see. Moz is still showing them at 0%, my other contacts rechecked all their data, both by machine and with humans looking at the raw examples, and they are completely gone – no in-depth articles are showing according to them. Even Glenn Gabe posted they changed: Here are some examples of sites that dropped heavily on 3/6/19. That’s when […]