If you've seen a drop (or gain) in rich snippets during a general core update, overall site quality could be the culprit. In this article, I'll explain how this can happen, Color Correction Services why Google's site quality rating is important, and provide examples of the volatility of rich snippets on sites (including review snippets, procedures and FAQs). With the June 2021 General Update,
a number of sites reported losing or gaining rich snippets. For example, a site losing or gaining reviews, FAQs, how-to snippets, etc. I've also shared a great example of what's happening with the main June update and I'll talk more about that shortly. Color Correction Services It's important for site owners to understand that this absolutely can happen, and we've seen it over the years with general Google updates (and other major algorithm updates). Here is the screenshot
I shared where a customer got how-to snippets during the June General Kernel Update after losing them in a previous General Kernel Update. Color Correction Services This site has worked hard to improve over time (using the "kitchen sink" approach to remediation that I've covered in previous articles on general kernel updates). I also cover more about this in my July 2021 General Update article.