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: Exact Match Keyword Domain Does Not Mean Rankings
A Google Webmaster Help thread has a site owner complaining that his new site that he purchased and rebuilt doesn't rank well for it's domain. He bought stocktips.com and is upset it doesn't rank for the phrase [stock tips]...
- SEO Sharing Is Limited In Public Settings
It is commonly known that when an SEO discovers something that works that most no body else knows about, they won't share it even with their best of friends. But they would never in a million years share it in a public setting, like a discussion forum or conference...
- Firefox With Bing
Microsoft announced they have a deal with Firefox to create a flavor of their browser with Bing as the default search provider. So today we're teaming with Mozilla to release Firefox with Bing...
- SEO Poll: Would You Work With Competitive Clients?
A Sphinn discussion asks, would you accept new work if that new work is competitive to your existing client's niche? In short...
- Tasty Android Ice Cream Sandwich
Here is a picture of a real Android Ice Cream Sandwich that you can eat. It was made by Googler, Jamesha Fisher, and she then shared the pictures of it on Google +.
Other Great Search Forum Threads:
- DFP Gets async Ad Tags, WebmasterWorld
- Bug: google image results send to urls with _escaped_fragment_ instead of #!, Google Webmaster Help
- Google +1 button is tracking webmasterworld users, WebmasterWorld
- google doodle for Diwali celebration, Google Web Search Help
- Happy Diwali to all our Indian users and advertisers., Google AdWords Help
- How Do We SAVE GOOGLE READER SOCIAL FUNCTIONS???, Google Reader Help
- Is Google Japan Panda-Free?, WebmasterWorld