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:
- April 2012 Google Webmaster Report
Here is our monthly recap of the changes made to Google that impact webmasters and SEO. Before we give the recap...
- Google Analytics IQ Lessons Impossible To View
The Google Analytics Forum has several complaints about the Google Analytics IQ Lessons videos being way too hard to view. The issue is, Google redesigned the Google Analytics home page and with that, it shrunk the viewing space of these IQ videos...
- Bing Shopping Merchants: FTP URL Change
Microsoft's Ricky Poole announced in the Microsoft Advertising Forums that if you are using the numeric FTP address to upload your feeds for Bing Shopping, you need to update it immediately to the normal address. Ricky said the new FTP address is feeds.adcenter.microsoft...
- High Rankings Forums Sees 50% Traffic Increase From Google
Well respected SEO Jill Whalen who runs the High Rankings Forum recently upgraded the forums to the latest version of Invision Powered board software and see said soon afterwards traffic increased 50%...
- Googlers On Segways
Steve Grove from Google posted a picture of his team on segways at a "team offsite" outing. The picture features a bunch of Googlers including Ria Tobaccowala, Andrew Schulte and Anne Espiritu.
- My Lazy April Fools Day Recap - 2012
Sorry, crazy day for me today but to see the April Fool's Day pranks in the search industry, mostly by Google, check Techmeme. One thing many missed was that Bing blogged about BingbotÃ¢s alternate career. Also...
Other Great Search Forum Threads:
- Retaliate against dodgy/spammy link building !, WebmasterWorld
- "Start Your Quest" issue resolved, Google Maps Help
- Estimating the Size Google's URL Crawl Queue, WebmasterWorld
- Previous SEO company will not release ownership of our Google Places account., Google Places Help
- [Logo] Very Large Telescope, Google Blogoscoped Forum