The Google January 2020 Core Update Is Global

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Danny Sullivan from Google has confirmed that this January 2020 Core Update is global and pretty much all core updates are global – as we knew already. But it is good to have another confirmation that this past update is a global release.

That means this past update impacts all searches in all regions and in all languages – not just US/English.

Here is Danny Sullivan’s confirmation:

So from now on if Google doesn’t say it is not a global release, it will always be a global release – unless Google forgets to say otherwise. 🙂

But in all seriousness, this January core update still seems to be rolling out and is one of the bigger Google algorithm updates I’ve seen in some time. I hope to have more on this later but it is still rolling out.

Update: This rollout is almost done said Google:

Forum discussion at Twitter.

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