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:
- Google In-Depth Rich Snippets Articles?
Google has confirmed that they are testing a new type of search result, maybe a rich snippet, named "in-depth" articles. Peter Meyers (@petermeyers) from Moz emailed me screen shots...
- Google AdSense Now Showing Similar Sized Display Ads
Google announced a new change to ad serving with in Google AdSense. Now, if Google finds a better performing ad type, even if it is smaller than the ad slot you currently set up, Google will place the ad in that ad slot and place white space around it...
- Google Webmaster Tools Reporting False URL Removals?
A Google Webmaster Help thread has a possible bug report in Google Webmaster Tools. The issue is...
- PRISM: Watch Googlers Defend Google
I assume by now you've all heard about the U.S. government program named PRISM, where the National Security Agency (NSA) claimed to have direct access to Google, Yahoo, Verizon, etc servers of data...
- Maurice Sendak 85th Google Birthday Logo
Today on Google.com and most of Google's worldwide home pages is a special Google logo...
- Cop Car In Rear Mirror Through Google Glass
Linda Besh posted a pretty funny picture using Google Glass (aka #throughglass). As you can see, she was pulled over by a cop in Texas for going 85MPH. Guess what, she got away with a warning. Why?
Other Great Search Forum Threads:
- AdSense for Mobile Woes, WebmasterWorld
- My website Slammed after latest Penguin 2.0 update, WebmasterWorld
- Traffic/rank drop after robots.txt change, WebmasterWorld