Google Algorithm 2008 Timeline – History
This is purely a reference page with Google Algorithm 2008 timeline of their respective updates.
Google Suggest — August 2008
In a major change to their logo-and-a-box home-page Google introduced Suggest, displaying suggested searches in a dropdown below the search box as visitors typed their queries. Suggest would later go on to power Google Instant.
Google Algorithm 2008
‘Dewey’ — April 2008
A large-scale shuffle seemed to occur at the end of March and into early April, but the specifics were unclear. Some suspected Google was pushing its own internal properties, including Google Books, but the evidence of that was limited.
Google’s Cutts Asking for Feedback on March/April ’08 Update (SERoundtable)
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