It’s a bird. It’s a plane. It’s a Google search algorithm update! Hummingbird is everything that it was cracked up to be. In many ways, it’s more subtle than previous algorithm updates that focused on the components of search rankings rather than the style or engine. Penguin and Panda were huge, but they aren’t the same type of updates as Hummingbird.
For it’s part, Hummingbird is a monster. It’s a hidden monster, though. It’s hard to tell whether or not you were affected by it without knowing exactly where to look. This infographic by Webhost Face breaks down everything you need to now in a nice infographic.