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 Crawl Errors For Apps Report Now Updated In The Search Console
As expected, even though it took so long, Google finally announced on Google+ that they have revamped the Crawl Errors report for Android Apps in the Google Search Console. Google said they updated and simplified the app crawl error types...
- Google: Don't Worry About Duplicate Content When Merging Multiple Sites Into One
Google's John Mueller replied to a webmaster who is tasked with merging and migrating three different web sites into a single web site. John gave him advice in the Google Webmaster Help thread - the typical advice and encouragement you'd expect from a Googler...
- My Feelings On Google Showing Features Snippets For My Site
Yesterday, Glenn Gabe shared with me that this site has some featured snippets in Google. He posted several examples on Twitter also hinting that he has some tool to help webmaster determine if Google has featured snippets for their own site...
- Google: HTTPS URLs Even That Aren't Valid Still Get Ranking Boost
Back in August we reported that even invalid HTTPS pages will still get the Google HTTPS ranking boost - all it needs to get it is be on an HTTPS URL...
- Google Maps Now Shows 10 Search Results
A post in the Local Search Forum notes that earlier this week, the Google Maps search results showed 20 search results per query, now it is showing only 10. The user said "I noticed today that Google Maps are showing 10 results per page again...
- Google Onesie For Campus Tel Aviv
Hillel Fuld loves his shwag and he stopped by Google's Campus Tel Aviv spot, which he does often, and was able to get his hands on a Google Onesie for the Campus. He shared the photo on Instagra to m
Other Great Search Forum Threads:
- Churn and burn still working?, blackhatworld.com
- Feeling fearless? Test your mettle with The Walk VR for Cardboard on iPhone and…, Google+ - Google Cardboard
- Are Seo's, Internet Marketers And Social Media Marketers Happier Being Self-Employed Or Working For Companies?, Cre8asite Forums
- Google tablet search - separate algo or not?, WebmasterWorld
- Looking to diversify your digital marketing skills.., The Google Advertiser Community
- Yelpers can find out how many people are viewing and benefiting from their reviews!, localsearchforum.com