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:
- Google: We Update The Featured Snippet Selector Algorithm Often
You and I know that the featured snippets that come up in Google, espesially for the more generic queries, can rotate between different sites often. One day...
- Ask.com Inadvertently Leaked Searcher Query Data Via Server Status Page
Ask.com, last week, "inadvertently" was exposing their searcher query data to the whole world by not locking down their Apache server status page...
- Google Announces Product Schema For Image Search Months Later
Back in December 2016, we reported that Google now uses product schema for image search results. This was discovered by Aaron Bradley...
- Google Has A Life Size Birds Nest Room
I was scanning those Instagram photos and spotted this room at the Google Tel Aviv office with two bird swings. But the interesting part is...
Other Great Search Forum Threads:
- @ChaosSEO @methode Those are files though, not subdirectories. You can just verify the higher level directory then., John Mueller on Twitter
- Google's Best Practices Team presents snackable emails that you can easily di..., Google+ - Google Ads
This post was scheduled to go live today but was written earlier - I am currently offline today.