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Google Reviews Update Finished - What To Know - Search Engine Journal

Last updated Thursday, December 7, 2023 14:02 ET , Source: NewsService

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Google finished rolling out their last announced Reviews System update. Future updates to the review system will no longer be announced because the algorithms that power the Reviews System will be updated on a regular and ongoing rate.

Reviews System

Google’s Reviews System is a system used as part of a group of algorithms that together produce search results.

The Reviews System goes into effect when ranking review related content and search queries.

The purpose of the Reviews System is to rank people-first content. Google has published guidelines to help publishers understand what kind of content the Reviews System tries to rank.

It’s important to note that the guidance is not a list of ranking factors but rather general advice on what kinds of content Google is trying to rank so that publishers have a better idea.

Google’s general guidance about the reviews system notes:

“The reviews system aims to better reward high quality reviews, content that provides insightful analysis and original research, and is written by experts or enthusiasts who know the topic well.”

Google Reviews System Rollout Finished

The reviews system update was announced on November 8, 2023 and was finished rolling out on December 7, 2023 at 9:21 Pacific Standard Time.

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