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:
- SEOs Sharing SEO Email Spam
You and I all get them, probably a couple times or more per day, spam from "SEO companies" offering us "top guaranteed rankings" in Google if we pay them a few hundred bucks.
- Google Webmaster Tools Message Preferences Bug
One of the most important things you can do when using Google Webmaster Tools is set up to be notified via email when Google Webmaster Tools sends you a message via the message center...
- You Can't Add Or Edit Your URL Parameters In Google Webmaster Tools
There is a bug in Google Webmaster Tools right now where you cannot add, edit or delete URL parameters within the interface. The issue started Thursday...
- BingBot Crawl Activity Surging?
A WebmasterWorld thread has some SEOs and webmasters complaining that Microsoft's search engine crawler, BingBot, is crawling web sites way too eagerly. As many of you know, spiders/crawlers can have an impact on a web server's speed...
- Want To Sue Your SEO Company?
Jason hired what he thought would be a reputable SEO company but it turns out, that SEO company did not deliver on their promise. Or at least...
- Google Business Card Collection
Danny Sullivan has a card collection, not of baseball players or basketball players, but of Googlers. He posted a picture of some of the business cards he collected over the years from Googlers.
Other Great Search Forum Threads:
- I keep getting a sneaking suspicion that Google algorithm…, Pete Meyers - Google+
- Can you infer useful data from Panda refresh NOT having an effect?, WebmasterWorld
- Wolfram Alpha Introduces Expanded Personal Analytics For Facebook, WebmasterWorld
- Yandex Experiments With Voice-Powered Search App, "Wonder," In U.S., WebmasterWorld
- Selfmade And Chrishirst "debates", HighRankings Forums