Here is a recap of what happened in the search forums today, through the eyes of the Search Engine Roundtable and other search forums on the web.
Search Engine Roundtable Stories:
- Video Recap of Weekly Search Buzz :: February 10, 2012
Busy week in search at the Search Engine Roundtable. Google provided the 17 search quality changes they made in January...
- Google Changes Navigation Bar Again
As expected, Google has now changed back to a similar look for the Google bar from back in November...
- Bug? Google Maps Drops Owner Uploaded Photos
This is pretty scary, if you go to your Google Maps business listing...
- Google Search Requiring Cookies? Google Says No
There are several reports at WebmasterWorld where users using Firefox are claiming that the only way to search at Google is to turn on their cookies. I've personally tested this in a few Firefox browsers and cannot replicate it...
- Google AdSense Causing IE8 Security Warnings
There are reports at WebmasterWorld and Google AdSense Help of users of Internet Explorer 8 having issues viewing pages with Google AdSense on them...
- Valentines Day At Yahoo
posted a picture of Yahoo purple rubber ducks on a Yahoo purple chair, surrounded by more Yahoo ducks and a heart pillow. This is for a Yahoo Valentines day, which is coming up this Tuesday.
Other Great Search Forum Threads:
- Bing's Plans For A Culmination of 'Social' Search Enhancements, WebmasterWorld
- Report: Google Close to Launch of Cloud Storage, WebmasterWorld
- Craig Silverstein, Google Employee #1, Leaving for Khan Academy, Hacker News
- Directories and Social Bookmarks for links?, WebmasterWorld
- Google Drive logo?, Google Blogoscoped Forum
- What I learned interviewing with Google, Hacker News
- WMT Labs Instant Previews - Which one is "batch Instant Preview"?, WebmasterWorld