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:
- Coming Soon: The Google Merchant Quality Algorithm
At the popular SXSW conference Friday, Google's head of search spam, Matt Cutts announced that Google will be soon going after bad merchants with a new algorithm targeted at lowering their rankings in Google...
- Google Update Brewing? March 2010
The ongoing WebmasterWorld thread has a huge spike in chatter over the past 48 hours with speculation around an update. In the past 48 hours or so there have been over 100 new posts in the thread, all around webmasters and SEO asking if there was some sort of update. There was a Google attack...
- Don't Panic Google Logo For Douglas Adams
Today on Google is an interactive Google Logo (aka Google Doodle) for the 61st birthday of the late Douglas Adams...
- Google Playground At SXSW
Google posted on their Google+ page a bunch of pictures from their setup at SXSW. They have the Google Playground setup there, which has a lot of geeky stuff and fun adventures. There are even some
Other Great Search Forum Threads:
- +Guy Kawasaki interviews Google search chief +Amit…, Amit Singhal - Google+
- Bars Line Up to Ban Google Glasses, WebmasterWorld
- Learn From Google's Knowledge Graph, Cre8asite Forums
- Owning three websites ranking on the 1st page?, WebmasterWorld
- The Real Skinny On Link Building For 2013 And Beyond, HighRankings Forums
- Whole site sandboxed, except three pages, WebmasterWorld