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 Smartphone Optimized Icon In Search Results
Yesterday, Bryson Meunier spotted a new test in Google's mobile search results where they label smartphone-optimized pages with a little smartphone icon in the search results. Here posted some low quality images but Yoshihiko...
- Google Maps Modifies Reviews Filter? Reviews Go Missing Again
Google Maps reviews going missing is nothing new to Google Maps, we've covered it too many times and we even have a Google Maps Reviews Help Guide but the reviews keep going away and coming back...
- Google Transit Adds Planned NYC Subway Alerts
Daniel, the Google Maps Community Manager, posted in the Google Maps Help thread that they've updated Google Maps/Transit to include a data feed
- Google's Hurdles & Curiosity Olympics
Every day, Google is show casing a different Google Doodle (logo) on their home page for the olympics. We've been archiving the logos in this post...
- Classic: Urchin Surfboard Sticker
Back in the late 90s and early 2000s, I was a huge fan of Urchin. Today I spotted that co-founder of Urchin and now Googler, Brett Crosby, posted a picture of an old Urchin sticker from the past. He
Other Great Search Forum Threads:
- Report: Google's Chrome Browser Now At Over 33 pct, WebmasterWorld
- AdWords Community Activity Calendar - August 2012, AdWords Community
- Google Slaps $100M Golden Handcuffs On Wildfire To Retain Employees After $350M Acqui, DigitalPoint Forums