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:
- Video Recap of Weekly Search Buzz :: February 19, 2016
This week in search, we covered how Google is changing their tune on the Penguin launch update. Google posted that they do offer Google SEO Certification...
- Google Now Offering Google Certified Partners For SEO?
A week ago we reported that Google will not offer SEO certification period. But now we see Google has messaging that they do offer certified Google partners that offer SEO. Aaron Wall spotted it and posted the details on Twitter...
- Google Incorrect Hreflang Implementation Notifications Sent Out Yesterday
Yesterday, it seems Google has sent out a surge in "Incorrect Hreflang Implementation" notifications via the Google Search Console. The first time we saw this message was back in July 2015 and since, we haven't seen many - that is until yesterday...
- Nat & Lo Videos: Vote For Search For Future Episodes
Nat and Lo work at Google, they do this video blog of how things work at Google by talking to the Googlers who work on them. It is part of their 20...
- Google's Gary Illyes Hopes Share Statistics On HTTPS Adoption Rates
We've talked a lot about Google HTTPS over the years and truth is, it seems the ranking benefit is too small to migrate to HTTPS just for that reason. In any event, I migrated this site and others to it and I also launch new sites under HTTPS...
- Google AdWords Campaign Drafts & Experiments Rolling Out
In November, Google began beta testing a new AdWords feature for campaign drafts and experiments. Campaign drafts and experiments lets advertisers...
- Google Women in STEM - Internet Security Team
Google shared a photo on Google+ on the first annual Women in STEM (science, technology, engineering, and mathematics) day. This photo is at the Zurich office of the women at Google who work just on i
Other Great Search Forum Threads:
- @HenryFunnell haha, we have horrible horrible lives :) @JohnMu and @methode :), Zineb Ait on Twitter
- Acquired Company with a Penalized Website?, Google Webmaster Help
- Duplicate content ... I get this question frequently, so I thought I'd just…, Google+ - John Mueller
- From Amharic to Xhosa, introducing #GoogleTranslate in 13 new languages—now…, Google+ - Google
- From Freebase to Wikidata: The Great Migration This paper by Thomas Tanon,…, Google+
- Introducing autotrack for analytics.js. Simpler web tracking, built…, Google+ - Google Developers
- @rustybrick Hello Barry, just dropped you an email. cc @dr_pete - we're seeing a huge move on Mobile today. https://t.co/khT3VjX079, Krystian Szastok on Twitter
- AMP for WordPress has just been updated to v0.3. Now includes amp-facebook support https://t.co/yGDAFlypRB, Pedro Dias on Twitter
- Better Together: AdWords + Analytics, The Google Advertiser Community
- Create Effective Mobile Ads, The Google Advertiser Community
- Effective Keyword Management, The Google Advertiser Community
- Fully Extended: All About Ad Extensions, The Google Advertiser Community
- Good Call: Driving Phone Calls with AdWords, The Google Advertiser Community
- TC Tip: 3 AdWords Editor Tricks to Improve Workflo..., The Google Advertiser Community