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 Search Console Search Analytics Stuck Again
I wouldn't be alarmed but the Google Search Console, Search Analytics report is delayed again. It is now stuck at February 23rd, typically today it would be up to February 27th or 26th. Typically, as we covered, Search Console data is about two-days delayed...
- Google To Users: Control Your Privacy & Security
Some Google users, including myself, are seeing a new popup at the top right of Google.com when you are logged into Google. The pop up reads, "Control your privacy and security. Click your profile icon to access your Google account...
- Google: HTML Sitemaps Can Help But Are They Necessary?
Personally, I am a fan of having HTML Sitemaps - mostly for 404 like pages, so users who stumble on a page they are forbidden (sounds strict) to access, they have a way out but not out of your web site...
- Who Will Win & Lose With The Google AdWords Layout Change
A week ago Friday, Google removed right ads from the AdWords layout and placed potentially four ads at the top of the listing page. Now, webmasters wait to see if CPCs will increase...
- Google Leap Year Doodle
Today on Google.com is a special logo, aka Doodle, for it being a Leap Year. Today, February 29th is a Leap Day...
- Androidify Station In Android Garden
Android shared on Google+ a picture of the Androidify Station in their Android Garden at Mobile Web Conference from the other week. Here is where you can androidify yourself in a place all into Andro
Other Great Search Forum Threads:
- I Was a Google Manual Site Assessor for a Year. Learn Everything I know., blackhatworld.com
- Getting negative SEO'd, blackhatworld.com
- I'm loving this ad campaign :), Google+ - Aaseesh Marina