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 SMS Search Having Issues
There are dozens of complaints in the Google Web Search Help forum with users saying Google's SMS search feature isn't working properly. I personally conducted some tests by sending a text message to 466453 with my query and it responded okay. But many are still reporting issues...
- Catalan Language Bug With Google Maps
A Google Maps Help thread has confirmed reports of a bug with Google Maps label in the Catalan language. Daniel from the Google Maps team confirmed the issue 11 days ago saying: We've gotten a number of posts about the Catalan labels appearing in the wrong language on Google Maps...
- Google's Free Chromebook & Wifi Airline Promotion
Louis Gray posted a picture of signage at San Francisco International Airport where Google is loaning out Chromebooks for free for use by those flying. The chromebook comes with free in flight wifi.
Other Great Search Forum Threads:
- Entire site 301ed for a couple hours - now traffic has dropped, WebmasterWorld
- Google AdWords Performance Reports: Share your best practices, Google AdWords Help
- SEO- Should I or Shouldn't I ?, Google Webmaster Help