One Year of Not Provided Google Data

About a year ago, Google started to protect the privacy of users logged into its system by not passing their keyword data along to publishers’ websites – unless, of course, the publishers also advertised with Google. The search giant claimed the move would affect less than ten percent of searches. Why is the reality so different?
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Google EMD, Panda, Penguin Filters Hit At Same Time

Starting September 27, a perfect storm of updates and filters from Google made many websites lose their rankings in the search engine, dropping like lead through pages and pages of positions. It left SEOs and site owners with quite a tangle to tease through, just to figure out which update caused the drop.
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