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 :: October 25, 2013
I catch up on two weeks of search news after traveling in Israel for about a week, of course, I want you to register and attend SMX Israel in January. Google's Matt Cutts gave his talk at PubCon this week...
- Google: Your Disavow File May Not Be Accepted If...
Google's Eric Kuan said in a Google Webmaster Help thread that even if you use a disavow file to remove links...
- Google+ Saved Searches Going Away
As I covered at Search Engine Land, Google is discontinuing the saved searches interface within the Google+ circles drop down.
- Google's Universal Analytics Coming To All, Like It Or Not
Google announced that Universal Analytics will become the default for all Google Analytics...
- Google's 100 Search Results Per Page Breaks
Google has confirmed the reports of a bug where configuring your search preferences to non-instant results, set to show 100 search results on a page, stopped working. The bug began sometime around October 18th...
- Search Engine Land Wins Best Search Blog At US Search Awards
It has been a while since there have been a reputable place offering "Awards" in the search community. Now, we have the US Search Awards backed by PubCon, Majestic SEO, SEMPO, and some other companies...
- Google Skeleton
This is what happens when Googlers wait for their builders to run. Okay, maybe not. But Richard Hay from Google snapped a picture of a skeleton wearing a Google San Francisco t-shirt, while relaxing
Other Great Search Forum Threads:
- Adding a Communication Manager role to Google+ pages Many…, John Kilcline - Google+
- HOW TO: Add Mobile Apps as Managed Placements, AdWords Community
- Suggestion: Least Stressful Route (least traffic), Google Maps Help
- When will ClientLogin stop working with Google Webmaster Tools API ?, Google Webmaster Help
- AdWords Now Showing More Relevant Ad Extensions and Formats, WebmasterWorld
- No Longer Under Manual Penalty - But Some Pages Are Not Indexed, HighRankings Forums
- php.net - Malware Warning in, WebmasterWorld
- UPDATE : PHP.Net recovered back to normal after Google…, The Hacker News - Google+
- PHP.net flagged "Contains Malware" - No way to Request A Review?, Google Webmaster Help
- Reports of slow processing, 10/24/13, YouTube Help
- Someone Want To Exchange A Link With Me, What To Look For?, HighRankings Forums