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:
- SEOmoz To Identify Search Spam: Automated Outing Or Helping Industry?
SEOmoz's CEO, Rand Fishkin, announced on his Google+ page that his company is working on project that they hope will "classifying, identifying and removing/limiting link juice passed from sites/pages...
- Google Hangouts On Air : We Can Even Try It
Google announced they are letting anyone with a Google+ account now use Google Hangouts On Air. The On Air version lets you broadcast your Google+ Hangout to everyone on YouTube and on Google+. It also means you can automatically archive the Google+ Hangout on your YouTube channel...
- Google Webmaster Tools Gets New Dashboards & Navigation
Google has updated Google Webmaster Tools to add new dashboards, updated the navigation and added a compact view for the home page site-list. The dashboard is what you see when you go to a site profile...
- Google's 33,000 Employees Eat 2,800 Bananas A Week
Google's 30,000 plus employees consume about 3,000 bananas a week. Google Kaspar Szymanski shared a picture on Google+ with this interesting stat. I would have thought the number would be higher.
Other Great Search Forum Threads:
- #DoShare …, Tzafrir Rehan - Google+
- France's election day, Google Blogoscoped Forum
- Greece's election day, Google Blogoscoped Forum
- Hangout For News Publishers Friday 5/11, Google News Help
- SEO Traffic Prediction Tool I had a friend ask me about…, AJ Kohn - Google+
- Sociable icons impact on AdSense Earnings, WebmasterWorld