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 :: March 4, 2011
This week at the Search Engine Roundtable I covered a lot of topics on the latest Google update. I discussed which sites this update, named Farmer or Panda, impacted most, how to get both moral and Google help and some more details on the update itself...
- Google Rank Sites In California Better? No!
We know Google does look at where you host your site. But how deeply do they look at the server location? We know Google looks to see if your site is hosted in the United States versus France. But does Google look at which state or city your site is hosted in?
- SEOs Chew On Wired's Interview With Cutts & Singhal On Farmer Update
As you know, Google's Matt Cutts and Amit Singhal were interviewed by Wired about the Farmer, oops...
- AdSense Mobile Interface Now Live
Google has announced the new AdSense Mobile interface. Yes, you can finally login to Google AdSense on your smart phone and see earnings and reports. Google said you can view "your earnings, get important alerts...
- What's Your Name? Farmer Or Panda?
We have a problem! All this time we have been calling this past Google update the Farmer Update and I have been using this Mario Mushroom character but now I need to stop using it and start using a Panda...
- Yahoo's Very Sweet 16 Cakes & Cupcakes
Yahoo celebrated their 16th birthday this week, they sweet 16. They had cake and cup cakes and more. Check out the pictures.
Other Great Search Forum Threads:
- Can Competitors Hurt Your Rankings With Bad Links?, Sphinn
- Google Bounce Rates: The Untold Story, Sphinn
- How to Unnaturally Naturally Vary Your Anchor Text, Sphinn
- Microsoft and Google Together Sue GeoTag Inc Over Patent, WebmasterWorld
- New! Google Maps for Android version 5.2!, Google Mobile Help
- The Canonical Tag Can Save You from the Duplicate Content Monster, Sphinn
- Are Image Theft and Hotlinks Creating an Algo Disaster?, WebmasterWorld
- Tip of the week: Uploading non-ISBN books, Google Books Help