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:
- Clear Skies & Relaxing Weekend In Terms Of Google Fluctuations
After having a very unstable past couple weeks in terms of Google updates, this weekend was relatively calm. Last week we have a large core update and the week before massive fluctuations that were confirmed as core algorithm related as well...
- Google Releases OK Google Fix For Lingering Android Users Issues
There have been ongoing issues related to OK Google voice prompts on Android devices going on several months now. AJ from Google finally posted an update in the ongoing Google Web Search Help thread saying a fix has been released and should be available within the upcoming weeks...
- Google+ Photo Search Is Dead
Google+ Search, at least searching for photos within Google+, has stopped working. Try it yourself, search for [flowers], [snow] or anything...
- Video: Google AMP Technical Detailed Overview
For those interested in taking their web site, specifically news site, to the AMP (accelerated mobile page) environment - you may want to watch the latest Google Hangout where Emeric Studer from Google, the AMP Technology Manager...
- GoogleBot Rock Band
John Mueller is the exclusive photographer of the GoogleBot team, at least it seems that way to me, and he snapped a photo of the GoogleBot band having a jam session. I think this was a paid gig for
Other Great Search Forum Threads:
- Really @Google 5 ads and 1 organic listing? cc:@aaronwall @rustybrick https://t.co/Nltnr8nAGN, Michael Gray on Twitter
- Report: Yahoo Resists Potential Buyers For its Core Assets, WebmasterWorld
- Google Lobby Expenditures Exceed $16M, WebmasterWorld
- Four Top Twitter Executives Depart, WebmasterWorld