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 Accidentally Label Your Site As A Content Farm? Get Help Here
Were you bundled into the sites that got hit by the Google Farmer Update? Do you think Google classified your site incorrectly and you were collateral damage? Is emotional support not enough...
- Google: No Whitelist For Search Algorithms
About six weeks ago, we asked if there is such a thing as a Google Whitelist or not. There were some sites that claimed they were whitelisted by Google after a penalty...
- Too Many Links Too Fast Or New Site SEO Syndrome?
The graph below is from the SEOptimise blog showing what happened to a new site after building 10,000 spammy links to it in a single day. What happened was the site tanked in rankings just after a few weeks...
- IPv6 Support Coming To Google Webmaster Tools
Google has confirmed they are working on upgrading Google Webmaster Tools to support IPv6 Web sites. Google Product Manager, Christina S. Chen...
- Google Japan Hinamatsuri Logo
Google Japan has a special logo for Hinamatsuri, the Japanese Doll Festival which takes place March 3rd. It is also known as Girls' Day.
Other Great Search Forum Threads:
- DOTW: Google's Farmer Update: How should it have worked?, Sphinn
- Google Farmer Update – Self Diagnostic Kit, Sphinn
- Mahalo Cuts Headcount by 10pct After Google Algo Change, WebmasterWorld
- Winners and Losers in New Google Algo, WebmasterWorld
- AdSense warning message unauthorized sites, WebmasterWorld
- Bing overtakes Yahoo: now 2nd biggest globally, WebmasterWorld
- The Race to Build a PageRank for the Social Web Continues, Sphinn