tedster - 4:14 am on Oct 23, 2010 (gmt 0)
I want to observe the obvious, with regard to any one site's traffic. Google's overall search share is at least stable, probably up a smidge. So if your site has lost traffic, then some other site has gained traffic - probably someone who doesn't post here and very possibly a site that isn't using much intentional SEO at all. The evolving algo combined with easier CMS for the average website owner have taken away a good bit of the "edge" that powerful optimization used to generate.
In this thread, it's Google's perpetual shuffle that I was pointing to. Google's navigational searches are not what they once were for me so I know I need to bookmark specific resources when I find them