Google officially introduced Hummingbird on its 15th birthday. It’s a sign of the times that Google’s announcements on search algorithm updates get about the same press coverage as Ben Bernanke used to get for his Federal Reserve updates to Congress.
Bernanke should’ve made investors nervous but didn’t. Google has made marketers nervous for several years now, and it has done that with cute animals like Penguins and Pandas. Hummingbirds are the most nervous of animals: they hover in mid-air by flapping their wings up to 80 times a second. They can fly at speeds up to 50km/h, and they can fly backwards. Feeling nervous yet? Read more