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:
- SEO: My Content Is Useless Without Traffic
A HighRankings Forum thread has an interesting post by a person who has a site that wants more traffic. He made one statement that stood out to me, actually a few, but one more than others...
- Google Street View Cars Causing Dirty Roads
A serious complaint came from a resident in Brooklyn, New York against a Google street view car that is leading to his road becoming a huge dirt pile...
- Vote On A Topic For Tomorrow's Google Webmaster + Hangout
John Mueller from the Google Webmaster team posted in the Google Webmaster Help forums they are having a new Google Webmaster Central Hangout tomorrow, Friday the 26th, at 5AM EDT (clearly meant for people in the European countries)...
- Google Mountain Maps Causes Hiker Frustration
The complaints in the Google Maps Help forum are mounting (pun intended) where hikers are cdeomplaining that their user generated hiking maps no longer work due to a bug. The bug basically takes the directions and routes labelled by these hikers in their My Maps...
- Googler Eating Cute Panda Sushi
Google + engineer, Dave Besbris, shared a photo posted by Lawrence Hitches of Shushi in the form of a Panda bear. I wonder if he knows he has insulted thousands of webmasters by sharing that photo?
Other Great Search Forum Threads:
- Asian Award for Outstanding Achievement in Science and Technology, Google
- Enterprise SEO: Why Its Total Is Greater Than The Sum of Its Parts, Sphinn
- Overcoming Big Brands: Anyone Successful?, WebmasterWorld
- Facebook Stealing Google Search Information, Google Blogoscoped Forum
- How To Recruit An SEO - The SEO Industry Leaders Reveal Their Secrets, Sphinn
- Why Aren’t You Using Twitter To Build Links?, Sphinn
- New Twitter Data: Optimal Link Placement for Clicks, Sphinn
- Noindexing and Panda recovery, WebmasterWorld
- Pizza place getting labeled as Medical Marijuana dispensary!?, Google Places Help