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: Panda Is Part Of Core, But The Weekend's Core Update Didn't Have Panda In It
So those of you who thought that since the core algorithm update this weekend ran and was confirmed and since Panda is part of the core algorithm that some Panda sites may have seen their Panda penalties go away. That is not true...
- Google Panda Score Are Not Generated In Real Time
So now that Google Panda is a signal in the core algorithm there are lots of questions coming about...
- Google's John Mueller: I Suspect Panda Updates Will Be More Regular & Faster
In my effort to try to understand what it means differently now that Panda is part of the core Google algorithm, I keep asking questions. Sometimes those questions may complicate things more and sometimes not...
- Moz Report: HTTPS Makes Up 25% Of The Top Google Search Results
Dr. Pete Meyers shared on Twitter that Mozcast features tracker now shows HTTPS URLs making up over 25% of the top 10 search results for the 10...
- New Google Maps Suggest Edit Screen
Google Maps seems to have at least two different ways for users (administrators also have different ways) to submit edits to a map listing. If you go through a search in Google Maps directly, you get one method. If you do a search in Google web search and click edit...
- Google Adds Fallout 4 Life Size Statue To Campus
Kristan Uccello, a developer advocate for gaming at Google, shared a picture on Google+ a while ago showing his new life size statue of a character from Fallout 4. Truth is, I never played the game, n
Other Great Search Forum Threads:
- @Beymour @rustybrick @AlanBleiweiss the trouble is with core algo updates is that we're doing those almost daily so we could always say yes, Gary Illyes on Twitter
- @Marie_Haynes oh yeah, that's a good way to put it @gfiorelli1 @rustybrick @jenstar @iqseo @dr_pete, Gary Illyes on Twitter
- Exciting news: we’re only 18 weeks away from Google I/O! 2016 is going to be a…, Google+ - Sundar Pichai
- Not these in a long time! Google testing blue stars again? Quite like them cc @rustybrick https://t.co/BJLxRoG3b8, Adair Cameron on Twitter
- Thank You Gifts To Encourage Reviews, localsearchforum.com
- The "Average Page" is a myth: bit.ly/22XVX7P - most pages are lighter than you…, Google+ - Ilya Grigorik
- @rustybrick @methode @Missiz_Z ok!, John Mueller on Twitter
- Last Week in the AdWords Community (Jan. 6-12), The Google Advertiser Community
- Report: Google Forms Virtual Reality Division, WebmasterWorld