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:
- March 2016 Google Webmaster Report
This may be one of the largest set of links in my Google monthly recaps ever. Truth is, there weren't any major algorithm shifts...
- Google Analytics Referrer Spam Issue Decreasing?
For around a year, Google has had major issues with Google Analytics referrer spam. It has lingered on for months and months...
- Test: Google Local Business Cards With Animated GIFs In Search Results
Mike Blumenthal first spotted this new social sharing feature which Greg Sterling named local business cards in Google. In short...
- The Google Dance Was About Webmaster Relations
Last week, Wednesday night during SMX West, Google brought back the Google Dance. It has been several years since Google hosted the event and it finally returned!
- Matt Cutts Makes Appearance At The Google Dance
For 20 months or ago, since Matt Cutts of Google went on leave, he has really not made any SEO appearances. That was until last week at the Google Dance. No, this doesn't mean Matt is coming back,
- Video Recap of Weekly Search Buzz :: March 6, 2016
I am sorry for the delay in posting this, but here is the weekly recap. Google did a possible search update this week...
Other Great Search Forum Threads:
- Google is showing recent Instagram feed in SERP. seems new to me! cc: @rustybrick @jenstar https://t.co/StNFcupnrb, Hardik Oza on Twitter
- Finally... my answer to the "where's everyone moving to?" Challenge. Note:…, Google+ - Dan Russell
- I was using my phone more on the weekend, and your mobile-firendly sites blew…, Google+ - John Mueller