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:
- September 2012 Google Webmaster Report
Hope you had a nice Labor Day weekend because it seems like Google was pretty busy over the weekend. There is a lot of chatter at WebmasterWorld over shifts and changes in the search results for some specific niches...
- Google Hosts Over 100 Google Webmaster Hangouts
John Mueller, a Google Webmaster Trends Analysts in Zuerich, announced on Google+ that the Google team has hosted over 100 webmaster related Google Hangouts this year. Wow, a hundred in just about 8 months...
- Understand Your Facebook Ecosystem With Wolfram|Alpha
Stephen Wolfram announced that they now let you analyze your Facebook data and history with Wolfram|Alpha Facebook Analytics. It is pretty cool, but for some reason...
- Use Google Maps Starring & Saving? Give Google Feedback.
Daniel from the Google Maps team posted a thread in the Google Maps Help forum asking for feedback on how the Google Maps team can improve the starring and saving features. Daniel said...
- Googley Kippot
Googler Erica Joy reshared a picture from Zev Mo Green who posted pictures of Googley knitted yarmulkes. A yarmulke, aka kippa, is something traditionally worn by Jewish males on their heads. These
- Google's Labor Day Flag & Bing Bees
Today is Labor Day in the United State of America - most people do not work today, so I will likely not blog much today. That being said, I always find it interesting to see which search engines put up logos or mentions of Labor Day on their home page...
Other Great Search Forum Threads:
- Google is displaying my robots.txt page as a search result, WebmasterWorld
- Video Tutorial: The Ultimate Guide To Tiered Link Building, trafficplanet.com
- For the love of god - Narrow by Date Bing Search, WebmasterWorld
- How long for Google to recognize my new site structure?, WebmasterWorld