Beware Pages Top Heavy with Ads!

If you show ads on your site, and many are above the fold, you might want to do a quick review. Google recently announced that they’ve released a refresh of their Page Layout Algorithm affecting sites top heavy with ads. The filter, also known as the Top Heavy algorithm, downgrades the ranking of a web page with too many ads at the top or if the ads are deemed too distracting for users. The algorithm was refreshed last Thursday, February 6 2014 and this is an update to two other related updates from 2012. More here

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