A couple days ago, we reported that Google was investigating an issue where several movie blogs lost their rankings in Google. The head of search spam Matt Cutts himself said, "I hope to dig into this soon." Well, he did and he restored the rankings for those movie blogs calling the ranking problem a "transient issue."
Matt Cutts of Google told us:
This was a transient issue that affected a small number of sites, and the issue is now fixed.
It is indeed fixed. When I asked the owner of /Film, Peter Sciretta, if his traffic is back, he told me "yes, most of it but not all." Google told Pet [...]
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