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:
- Search Buzz Video Recap: Burger King Spams Google Home, Similar Images, Featured Snippets & Ask.com Privacy Bug
This week in search, I covered how Burger King spammed Google Home devices all across America. Google announced product schema support...
- Google Featured Snippets Showing More Images Now
Yesterday we reported that featured snippets can source images from different content sources, so the content they scrape can be on site A, while the image they show in that scraped content can be from site B...
- Tweeting At Googlers Likely Won't Land You In The Google Bird House
There are some really paranoid folks out there, those that think if they post anything publicly about their web sites, it might lead to a Google penalty. Of course...
- Google: There Is No CAPS Search Ranking Penalty
We know capital letters in URLs don't necessarily hurt your rankings and we also know that using caps in your content doesn't convey emotions and thus impact your rankings. On the flip side...
- Google Enables Multiple Merchant Center Account & Access
Google community manager, Cassie, announced in the Google Advertisers Help forums that you can now access and manage multiple merchant center accounts...
- Google Brazil Views
Yu Wu shared a photo of him 'working' at the Google office in Sao Paulo, Brazil. He is sitting in this long lobby, in a tall building, in a lounge chair, looking out at the views with his laptop. He
Other Great Search Forum Threads:
- Google penalty resulting from unwanted image gallery sites, WebmasterWorld
- Something sketchy going on with machine learning David Ha, one of this year'..., Google+ - Jeff Dean
- Facebook Publishes Tips to Spot Fake News, WebmasterWorld