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:
- The Google Traffic Tease
Most SEOs and webmasters have experienced this on one of the sites they've worked on. Many call it the Google traffic tease...
- 2012 Link Building Tools
A WebmasterWorld thread has discussion around which tools you should consider using to make the link building process easier in 2012...
- Google's Martin Luther King, Jr. Logo For 2012
Today is 83rd birthday, and Google has a special logo for the day. Well, actually, it is the 83rd and one day birthday - but America celebrates today as Martin Luther King Day...
- Google News Misquotes Ron Paul With Racist Quote
In short, Google News has a section for Ron Paul News and at the top, places a recent quote. Back then, the quote they pulled was extremely racist and misquoted...
- Google Boxer Shorts
Google's Louis Gray posted a picture of Google boxer shorts on his Google+ page. He said they are the official Google boxer shorts. Maybe this means he wears boxers and not briefs. In any event, I...
Other Great Search Forum Threads:
- Does google monitor & reward links in gmail as social signals?, WebmasterWorld
- Looks Like This Site is Scraping the Whole Internet, WebmasterWorld
- Webmaster Tools internal link counts are wrong, WebmasterWorld
- Word file (noindexed) showing first with site: command, WebmasterWorld
- Doodle children's day, Google Blogoscoped Forum
- Doodle Taiwan elections, Google Blogoscoped Forum