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:
- Will Older Article Post Dates Hurt Your Rankings in Google?
Will older publication dates for your articles and blog posts bring down your rankings in Google? Not likely say forum members who say there isn't much correlation with dates and lower rankings in the recent Panda Update.
- Google's YouTube Charlie Chaplin Logo
Comedic legend, Charlie Chaplin, was born 122 years ago today. To celebrate and remember his contributions to this world, Google has a special video logo worldwide on Google's home pages.
- Video Recap of Weekly Search Buzz :: April 15, 2011
This week at the Search Engine Roundtable, we covered a lot of topics. Google's Panda/Farmer update was rolled out globally. There are some people reporting incremental improvements with this Panda rollout. SearchMetrics and SISTRIX all came out with reports on who was impacted the most.
- Google Drops & Returns Scam Instant Auto Completions
In late March, the Distilled blog reported Google began to block the "scam" related auto-completions within Google Instant...
- Google: Revenue, Clicks, CPC, AdSense All Up; GOOG Stock Down
Last night Google announced their QA earnings and this was the first time they do so with Larry Page as CEO. The results were not that bad at all, any company would be thrilled to reporting these types of earnings...
- Google AdSense Color Palettes Feedback Wanted
Chris from the Google AdSense team posted a thread in the Google AdSense Help forum asking for feedback on Google's color palette. Chris said, "I'm curious to know more about what you think about color palettes...
- Google's Front Door
Welcome to the front door of Google's Madrid office. This picture was taken by Bruno and posted on Flickr on June 9, 2010. He used a Canon EOS 40D.
Other Great Search Forum Threads:
- Are old "original post dates" now hurtng our rankings?, WebmasterWorld
- Does Google factor in RDFa tags in SEO?, WebmasterWorld
- Google's 1st quarter results smell like bad news, WebmasterWorld
- Twitter's Growing Pains With Its Business, WebmasterWorld
- For Lysis - Your thoughts on "content farm" vs "useful information.", Google Webmaster Help
- New Interview with Google Engineers about Algo, WebmasterWorld