Google To Look Into Movie Blogs Losing Traffic

About eight different movie blog sites, including Slashfilm.com, have apparently lost traffic in Google — and the issue is big enough that Google is looking into it.

The owner and editor of /Film called out to Google’s head of search spam, Matt Cutts, about this issue on Saturday:

Cutts replied:

When I looked at slashfilm.com’s search visibility reports on SearchMetrics, it definitely shows a steep decline in traffic:

mobie-blogs-dive-in-google-1393248057

When we asked Google about this, they had no comment for us. If we hear more, we’ll update this post.