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:
- January 2012 Google Webmaster Report
December is normally a slow month for Google updates and SEO discussions and this December was fairly slow. Google promised not to do any major Panda updates and for the most part, it seems they did not...
- Similar Title Tags & Self SEO Competition
A WebmasterWorld thread has a common SEO question. Should you have the same keyword phrase that you use on an internal page, placed also on the home page?
- Scott Thompson Is Yahoo's New CEO
Yahoo has announced their new CEO. The new CEO is Scott Thompson, the President of PayPal. Thompson starts his new job at Yahoo on January 9th. He replaces the interim CEO, Tim Morse, who will go back to his position as the CFO...
- Android Cake
We've seen real ice cream sandwich versions of Androids in the past but nothing this big that can be eaten. Sivan Rehan created a large cake for a birthday, it looks like an ice cream sandwich - just
- Poll: Is Google's Response To Chrome's Paid Links Enough?
Google was caught buying links to promote Chrome - well, it wasn't directly Google...
- More Searchers Seeing Google's New Top Bar
I've been seeing more and more reports from around the search space of searchers now seeing the new Google top bar. This began rolling out back in November but not everyone has it yet...
- Weird Android Obsession
Louis Gray, a relatively new Googler and well known blogger, is somewhat obsessed with Android. He posted a picture on Google+ of his home office that shows that borderline 'weird' obsession with Anr
Other Great Search Forum Threads:
- Google AdWords Display Network: Let's see success together - What are the 4 main steps to get started?, Google AdWords Help
- HTTP/1.1 Service Unavailable and 500 Internal Server Error recently, YouTube Help
- Tools You are Using for 2012?, WebmasterWorld
- Verified Account Mistake By Twitter, WebmasterWorld