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Businesses Brace For Major Google Update

Businesses Brace For Major Google Update

By Chris Crum

About two months ago, Google announced two mobile-related algorithm changes. While it was somewhat surprising that Google announced them so clearly, the actual changes were not all that surprising. The first one was based on app indexing, which Google has been getting off the ground for the past year ...

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