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 Classify Your Site As A Content Farm? Here's One Way To Fix It
Were you hit by the latest Google content farm algorithm? I have seen tons of sites and webmasters claim they were hit, even though they have unique and compelling content. As you know..
- Google News Requires Images Be Near Title & Body Of Story
Often publishers want to know how to get the images they use in their news stories to be highlighted and features as the story cluster image in Google News. Google News tries to cluster many stories on the Google News...
- Google Also Adds Google Image Search Category To Forums
In other Google forum news, Google has added a category to discuss Google Image Search problems. Like I said with the Google Doodles category, Image Search issues are also an incredibly popular topics in the forums.
- Google Cleans Up Web Search Forums By Adding Doodle's Category
One of the most discussed non-search topics on Google are their Google logos, also known as Google Doodles. Google has a devoted section of their site to browse all the past holiday and event logos. You can see them at google.com/logos.
- YouTube's Home Page Is Changing Again
YouTube recently launched a redesigned home page, but YouTube's most loyal fans aren't fans of the new page. YouTube may introduce new changes.
- Google Privacy Mug
Check out this Google Mug from the Google Privacy team. I wonder if it is implanted with tracking devices and remotely sends your DNA to Google? Just kidding.
Other Great Search Forum Threads:
- SEO Not Working For You? Here’s Why, Sphinn
- Spam 3.0, The Evolution of Search and the Future of SEO, Sphinn
- Yahoo Updates Sketch-a-Search with Dish Search, WebmasterWorld
- Google Movies losing features, Google Blogoscoped Forum
- HIJACKED! Exact Content and Ranking, WebmasterWorld
- Various Insight bugs, YouTube Help
- Starting A New SEO Business In 2011?, Sphinn