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 News Can't Index Articles With Too Much HTML Formatting
I spotted an interesting thread at the Google News Help forum where one site was complaining their articles weren't being included in Google News and Google replied the reason was because some of the formatting tags weren't recognized...
- Should You Host Images On Your Domain or Flickr For Best Traffic Potential?
A WebmasterWorld thread has a new conversation around an old SEO topic...
- GoogleBot Caught Masking Around As An iPhone
Google has admitted to test a new Googlebot-Mobile type specific to iPhone. One Webmaster saw the special Googlebot-Mobile show up in his log files and posted a thread about it at Google Webmaster Help. He said: I know Mr...
- Bing With Yahoo Still Can't Compete With Google On Paid Search Ads
The Rimm-Kaufman Group published some outstanding data (as they normally do) asking What's the Matter with the Search Alliance...
- Oslo Ski VM 2011 Google Logo
Google Norway has a special logo for the big ski event in Oslo named Oslo Ski VM 2011.
Other Great Search Forum Threads:
- Google and 1plusV, Google Blogoscoped Forum
- Navigating PPC Trademark Rules, Sphinn
- The route line doesn't show on my directions map. I get the A and B points but there is no route line between them, Google Maps Help
- Think Keyword Density is Still a Factor? Prove It!, Sphinn
- User-Friendly SEO, Sphinn