Short: Google’s June 2024 Spam Update: What You Need to Know

Google's June 2024 spam update aims to clean up websites violating spam policies to enhance search result quality

The update started on June 20 and will continue for about a week, potentially impacting search rankings

Google is targeting sites with auto-generated content, link buying/selling, thin or duplicated content, and deceptive tactics

Despite a previous spam update in March, some AI-generated spam sites managed to rank well due to a loophole

The June update seeks to improve Google's spam detection capabilities and may inadvertently affect legitimate websites

Spammy sites may see a decrease in rankings, while others can benefit from reduced spammy competition

Website owners should monitor the update through Google's Search Status Dashboard for any impacts on their sites

Google emphasizes the importance of adapting to changes in search algorithms to maintain visibility and ranking on the web