Yet another unconfirmed Google algorithm update hit this morning.
Stats in Semrush are around a 6.0 this time around, indicating some flux and changes in overall rankings and traffic for many websites.
The following industry chatter is also at a higher level than usual.
Here is the chatter going on on WebmasterWorld.com:
What’s Up With This Google Algorithm Update?
Based on the discussion above, it looks like links were demoted heavily during the past core update.
It could be that multiple inbound links from the same domain will have much more of a reduced value.
It still remains to be seen definitively, but this at least points us in some sort of direction. As per usual, Google has yet to confirm this particular algorithm update.
But we will continue to keep you updated as the story develops!