1. Google Fred ?: Significant Algorithm Ranking Update
There appears to be a link related Google algorithm update occurring right now in search engine results.
With significant forum chatter & no confirmation from Google, it’s difficult to determine if this update is targeting spammy links, low quality content, or something else.
2. Google RankBrain: Ranking Signals Influenced By Query & User
Gary Illyes has confirmed that Google’s RankBrain signals are influenced by a number of factors such as query, user intent. Location seems to also be another factor however this is yet to confirmed.
3. Google Analytics: AMP Pages Incorrectly Tracked
GA is currently facing issues with Google supported Accelerated Mobile Page tracking, witnessing inaccurate data for key metrics such as pageviews & bounce rates.
4. Google: Mobile Page Speed Vs Bounce Rate
Research conducted by Think With Google has identified that as a mobile-page load time goes from 1 to 7 seconds, the likelihood of users bouncing off the site increases by 113%.
Read the full report here.