For last two-three months, there are many ups and downs have seen in search engines as a result the ranking of each website were fluctuating badly. Even after lots of experiments and research the experts didn’t get the reason that why the rankings are not stable. Though the rumors were there that soon Google is coming up with new update but nobody has the clue that what it will be.
With the passing time, on 26th September 2013, Google has officially announced the new “Hummingbird” search algorithm update on its 15th anniversary. The senior vice president of Google announced the new update and said it is the revised version of Caffeine update to index websites more smartly. It is live and especially designed to handle complex queries of the user. The silent shift to a “new algorithm” is gift to everyone who mostly get indulge with comprehensive or complex queries and rumor of new update got true.
Caffeine index analyzes the web in small portions and update the search index on a frequent basis, globally. In simple words you can say, Caffeine is the new web indexing system. The motive of this new indexing is to provide fresh results within short span of time (few seconds). It offers 50 percent fresher results for Web Searches than our last index.
Working process of Caffeine / Important elements of Caffeine
- Caffeine process more than thousands of pages in parallel in every second and if this were a pile of paper it would get expand three miles taller.
- About 100 million gigabytes of storage in one database is obtained Caffeine and it adds new information at a rate of hundreds of thousands of gigabytes per day.
- 625,000 of the largest iPods are needed to store that much information and if these were stacked they would go for more than 40 miles.
Now, the Google’s new update Hummingbird is some what related to the Caffeine process in an innovative manner and made the complex search queries easier by relevant results of search engine. Hummingbird update will surely meet the need of users and provide fresh and relevant content quickly for good user experience.