When the Google #6 filter rolled out I did not notice it until after I read about it from the WebmasterWorld thread about it. But after I saw the thread I thought of my site that recently lost a couple positions. Then I searched for related low traffic queries where the site typically ranked #1 for, and it was still ranked #6 for virtually everything. Here is a ranking chart for the site going back a few years
And here are the rank numbers for the core keyword. While a site dipping 1 or 2 ranks for a short period of time is not uncommon, for many of the longer tail keywords that the site traditionally ranked #1 or #2 for it also went to position 6 (not 5 or 7, but 6) while the site was experiencing the #6 filter.
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