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:
- New Panda Refresh? Google Update Happening...
There is a lot of chatter in the forums including WebmasterWorld and random Google Webmaster Help threads starting yesterday and this morning about significant changes to the Google search results. I am seeing a lot of individual complaints that sites that showed up yesterday no longer show up...
- Post To Your Google Place Page Not Working
For at least the past week, the post to your place page feature within Google Places has not worked. In fact, there are a lot of things not working with Google Places. We know Google is working hard to revamp Google Places...
- Google Shut Down 800,000 Advertisers & 130 Million Ads
Google has uncovered a bit on how they manage ad safety with a new blog post yesterday afternoon. Google announced they have shut down about 800...
- Google: New Top Level Domains (TLD) Will Not Help Rankings
Yesterday Google's Matt Cutts went out of his way to debunk a story in Marketing Magazine named New top-level domains to trump .com in Google search results...
- Tom Hanks With Yahoo
What does Tom Hanks have to do with Yahoo? Well, they are working on a web only movie deal together. I spotted this image of Tom Hanks being interviewed in Las Vegas about it with a Yahoo background
Other Great Search Forum Threads:
- The Google that never was: how the search giant killed a 2007 redesign, Inbound.org
- Link units within Ad units, WebmasterWorld
- Doodle Wahab's b.day doodle, Google Blogoscoped Forum
- New AdSense In Your City Events Announced, WebmasterWorld
- Commented out text and Google, WebmasterWorld
- This post by +Philipp Lenssen is over five years old, but…, Matt Cutts - Google+
- YouTube Channels for Google+ Users Now Available, YouTube Help