Google new update called Fred is targeting ad heavy content websites.

Did you experience a drop in traffic around March 8th? Well if so, your website might have been targeted by Google new algorithm called Fred. So, far all information gathered Fred is targeting high ad heavy content sites that do not provide useful content for the user experience. For more in-depth information on Google Fred checkout search engine roundtable.

Check analytic for a traffic drop around March 8th.

1. Does your site offer Google Ad sense?
2. Ad heavy content collect information for affiliates websites
3. Pop up ads

What we are being told is that sites which removed ads off their website’s experienced increased traffic. Was your site effect by Fred? If so, please leave a comment below.