Do you prefer to have more ads and banners on your website giving little space for contents? If it is yes, friends, you got to think twice as you never know it may lead to a downfall of your website! On this account let me share some vital information with you.
Websites owners, be attentively careful with the designs and ads are shown in your websites! The most recent update brought by Google may have a deep impact on your sites. Attempting to make websites more users friendly, Google has come up with another algorithmic change solely focusing on webpage’s layout. This giant search engine has all come out to help users experience better service. With so many complaints coming from Google’s users saying they don’t find contents at the right place that gives them uneasy experience, this search engine giant has to live up to user’s expectation.
This change got implemented from last night onwards and may have a direct impact on those websites that have too many banners and ads displaying at the major portion of the webpage. As per Matt Cutts, it is the users who have raised the voice of their unhappiness and Google is only listening to them. Too many banners and ads present ineffectiveness on the part of users as they have to scroll down for contents.
No doubt it would have a huge impact on revenue earning websites through monetizing process, but it will definitely help users. However, the maintenance of ads or banners at normal extent would save sites from being penalized by Google. In other words, a website can also be affected if it has an only little amount of content visible above the fold or major part of relevant content is overshadowed by larger ads.
So friends, if you want to redesign the webpage of your site or update, you would find there will be an automatic reflection of changes by page layout algorithm. However, the amount of time taken is fully depended on numerous factors comprising of what amount of efficiency Google bot crawls the contents followed by the number of pages of your site. Normally it takes several weeks. Therefore, one should be very careful about the number of contents visible in your site and portion occupied by ads and banners!