Google May 2020 Core Update 100% Rolled Out

May 19, 2020 • 7:51 am | comments (47) by twitter | Filed Under Google Search Algorithm Updates
 

Google May 2020 Core Update

Google has finished rolling out the Google May 2020 core update yesterday. Google posted about this yesterday, May 18, 2020 at 12:37pm ET. That makes for a full-two week roll out, which began on May 4, 2020 in the afternoon.

Here are the tweets from Google on when it first started rolling out and when it finished:

Of course, it may have finished sooner. Truth be told, anyone who saw a positive or negative impact by this update would have known over a week ago. Trust me, I know. But Google was kind enough to put a timestamp on this rollout, saying it is now done rolling out.

Make no mistake, the Google May 2020 core update was a big one in many ways. Anyone who felt it would agree.

Let's take a peak at the tracking tools to see how they mapped this update:

Mozcast noticed the first two days of this update and then it began to slow:

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SERP Metrics saw huge changes on May 5th and 6th:

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Algoroo mostly on May 7th:

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Advanced Web Rankings also on May 7th:

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Accuranker on May 5th and 6th:

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RankRanger on May 5th and 6th:

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Cognitive SEO on May 5th through 8th:

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SEMRush on May 5th, 6th and 7th:

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There is no doubt this was a big update - I hope you all did well with this update.

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