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Why my keywords dropped from 6 to 16

     
1:45 pm on Aug 9, 2017 (gmt 0)

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Hello Everyone,
I am targeting my site against 4 keywords, 2 of them have lost their position from 6th to 16th. I have made a quick analysis of my site but found nothing suspicious, no penalty has been found. Need you to figure out what may be the primary reason for keyword dropping. Is that any search engine fluctuation or Google algorithm roll out, It was working all fine then suddenly this shift is not understandable?

Targeting Keywords:
blogger outreach services
blogger outreach service

"blogger outreach services" was on the 6th spot for more than 2 months, a few days ago it was on 16, today it was back on the 10th spot. Assist me on this issue what is going on.

"blogger outreach service" is still on 16th spot
4:08 pm on Aug 9, 2017 (gmt 0)

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Don't share your url :)

Keyword rankings can change for many reasons. Google is trying to personalize rankings so what you see at #6 might not be what I see at #6.

The temporary drop you are reporting, sounds more like you encountered one of Google's many, many tests. Google is constantly tweaking the ranking algorithm and trying different spam filters and personalization factors. I generally worry less about specific rankings and focus more on boosting ranking signals by making your site as valuable as possible.
12:30 pm on Aug 11, 2017 (gmt 0)

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Lolz, Of course, I am not gonna do that, buh one thing has made me stunt, If there is a concept of Google personalized ranking, it means SERP concept is massacred ?, cz Like you said it is not obvious, whot I see at #6 will be whot you see at #6, you have targeted the concept of SERP :D isn't it? on a lighter note:D
3:06 pm on Aug 11, 2017 (gmt 0)

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For people that are brand new to SEO, they might not realize that Google does personalize all search results, including SERPs when you are not logged in. The level of personalization does vary. SERPs and rankings have greatly evolved and become much more complicated. It is possible to rank #1 organically and for your site to appear below the fold on the SERPs due to universal SERPs. It is also possible for two people to see different sites ranking #1 in the organic listings. It is also possible for one person to see different companies ranking #1 depending if they are or are not logged in, what they previously searched, & the time/day. SEO is just not simple.

There are many beginner guides to SEO that will help explain these basic concepts which one should understand before trying to learn more advanced concepts.
3:16 pm on Aug 17, 2017 (gmt 0)

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Of course it is possible that your pages have dropped by 10 places as you say.

I moved a site to a newer server last week and I see many of my pages have dropped by 10 places since I made the move.
There were a few issues with the move, so I fully expected to see these drops in Google.
Normally, the pages recover after a few days.

Of course, it could be something else entirely, but I often see -10 position drops, probably tripping some filter.