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 :: June 3, 2011
The search engines unite to form Schema.org, a rich markup language for search results. I concluded this week that no one recovered from the Google Panda update, at least not yet. Google launched the +1 button...
- Search Engines Team Up On Rich Markup Language via Schema.org
The big news yesterday from the major search engines was the launch of schema.org. This is the search engines uniting to make HTML markup for structured data to be used on the searchÂ results display easy and more manageable for webmasters...
- Google's Take On User Generated Content & Quality
There is an excellent post from Google's John Mueller on the topic of user generated content and how important it is for that user generated content to be written properly. Forums and comments are known for having horrible spelling typos and horrible grammar issues...
- Google's Webmaster Blog A Photo Blog? Nope
If you woke up this morning and checked your RSS feeds to see the Google Webmaster Blog filled with pictures from Joe Hewes, you are not alone...
- Twitter Search Gets Smarter
Twitter announced they have improved Twitter Search by adding relevancy and personalization to the search results...
- Fun Yahoo Stools
Here is a picture from the Yahoo Espana Flickr account of very fun and purple looking Yahoo Stools. It was posted on Flickr a week ago.
Other Great Search Forum Threads:
- Eric Schmidt Interview - Sometimes Bing has a more direct answer than Google, WebmasterWorld
- Google Thwarts Gmail Phishing Campaign, WebmasterWorld
- The Top 10 Things Eric Schmidt Revealed At D9, Sphinn
- Update to the Daily Horoscopes gadget!, Google Web Search Help
- A note on why google's 1 and Facebook's Like are not alike, WebmasterWorld
- Received phone call from 'mark' at google re my name heading search results. Scam??, Google Web Search Help
- When printing maps, suddenly your GoGreen ad takes up one whole page, Google Maps Help