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RankBrain Update

Algorithm update

Updated on:

September 21, 2022


by Momentic

Rollout of machine learning to better understand search queries, searcher intent and entities.

Current status of the ranking update

  • Status:

    Rollout complete!

    Rollout in progress!

  • Announced by Google:

    October 26, 2015

  • Update started:

    March 20, 2015

  • Update completed:

    Rollout in progress!

Momentic analysis and first look

Below you'll get tips on what to look for, how to respond on your website, and helpful resources to improve your website's SEO and UX as it relates specifically to this Google update.

Types of websites affected

All websites.

What to look for

  • Changes in rankings and organic search traffic.

What to address