The fourth edition of the Search Pulse has now been archived. In this show we covered a tool to check results as if you were in any geographic location, Live.com fixed the referrals bug, Canadians not feeling welcome, Danny's birthday, Yahoo! ad growth slowing and much much more. The topics we covered are listed below, in order of priority (based on search community buzz). You can download the MP3 file here and listen at your convenience.
Topics we covered:
- Check Your Google Results in Any Country
- Microsoft Fixes Referral Bug in Windows Live Search
- Canadians Not Welcome in Google Advertising Professionals Program
- Yahoo! Says They Love Canadians
- Happy Belated Birthday Danny Sullivan
- Why Does Yahoo! See Ad Growth Slowing?
- Google Product Searches To Be Upgraded Prior To Holiday Season
- Google AdSense Adds 200x200 Ad Unit
- New Code Added To AdSense Setup Code
- Yahoo! Publisher Network Reporting Bug
- Yahoo! Improves YPN Ads
- The GooglePray META Tag
- Rotating Ad Blocks To Reduce Ad Blindness
- Google Fixes OneBox Extractor Code
- Lingering Reports of a Very Inaccurate Google Site Command Search
- Continued Credit Card Errors at Google AdWords
- Google Moves Reinclusion Request Form To Webmaster Central
- Want To Be a Google Lab Rat?
- New Sandbox Guide Discussed
This show was much more fun for me personally. Enjoy!
The topic list is in order of how I wanted the conversation to go. I felt that these were the most talked about and discussed topics in the search community.
I wanted to again thank Ben and Chris for co-hosting the show with me. We will be live next week, with this weeks search news and debates on Tuesday 5pm (EST).
Past Shows: - September 26, 2006: Third Edition of Search Pulse Live: Live.com, AdWords Test, Intuit & Google, Yahoo! Ads, Supplementals, Belgian Cache, OneBox Spam, Adam Lasnik on Links - September 12, 2006: Second Edition of Search Pulse Live: Google News Archive, Sitelinks, AdWords Preview, Sullivan PubCon, ChaCha & More... - September 6, 2006: First Edition of Search Pulse Live: Sullivan Leaves SEW, AdSense Lawsuit, Yahoo Blog Search, Keywords in URLs, New URLs, Navigational Search, Google Apps & More