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 :: April 5, 2013
Short week, I was offline a couple days, thankfully on April Fools Day. I posted the monthly Google Webmaster report. Google may have done a...
- Facebook Home Phone
Doubt any of you missed the news yesterday afternoon that Facebook announced Facebook Home, which is basically Facebook backed into an Android phone - aka a Facebook phone. Facebook says this is a way to turn your "Android phone into a great, living...
- Hackers Are Smarter: SEOs, Be Prepared
It is no secret that hacking is a major issue, in fact, Google has told us they spent most of 2010 working on making sure hacked sites do not influence Google's search results. The thing is, hackers adapt, they change...
- Google On Developing For Google Glass
Timothy Jordan, Senior Developer Advocate at Google, presented at SXSW on how developers can build apps for Google Glass. There is a 50 minute video that is now available with his presentation...
- Google: Have Multinational Site Over TLDs? Use hreflang
Google's Pierre Far announced and clarified on Google+ that you should use the rel-alternate-hreflang for URLs that are multinational site spread across multiple top-level domains...
- The Tesla April Fools Prank On Google's Brin Car
Nathan Johns from Google posted a picture of a Tesla Model S that is all pink, has a bat sign on it, has wings and claws and even has a Chrome logo in the tire covers. This was Google's co-founders c
Other Great Search Forum Threads:
- Google to stop using WebKit and switch to "Blink", WebmasterWorld
- comScore: U.S. Smartphone Market Share, February 2013, WebmasterWorld
- Is There An End To The AdSense Pity Party?, WebmasterWorld