Google's Above The Fold Algorithm !
What is Above the Fold Algorithm?
Is Your Website affected by this Algorithm?
"Above the fold" is a graphic design concept that refers to the location of an important news story or a visually appealing photograph on the upper half of the front page of a newspaper, or in case of webpages, the part of a page that's visible without scrolling.
When Google Introduce Above the Fold Algorithm?
Google introduce above the fold algorithm on 19th January 2012.
Many Webmaster are Saying - Huge Decreased in Traffic
After this algorithm, many webmasters around the world are saying their website traffic and online (adsense) earnings has been decreased. Some webmaster are saying they lost near about 50% of traffic.
Did You Notice Change in Traffic for Your Website?
Did you notice decrease in traffic for your website. Actually, I found many complaints regarding this algorithm because many webmaster lose almost half of traffic.
Some Webmaster Says Adsense Earnings has been Decreased
Many webmaster are saying their adsense earnings has been decreased and they are complaining in many forums.
How to Recover from Above the Fold Algorithm?
According to Google, remove the ads or use lesser ads above the fold, because using too may ads above the fold is not good for user point of view. After removing ads Google will revisit your website and you might be recover by this method and this process can take 2 weeks to 5 weeks and its depends upon the pages of your website.