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 Creates iOS App To Manage Your Google Places Listing
iClarified spotted that Google released (too early) an iOS app that lets businesses manage their Google Maps listings. I am not kidding you...
- Can User Generated Comments Cause A Google Penalty
There is this theory going around by "giveaway bloggers" that non-spammy comments can cause a Google penalty. You can read about it over here and over here - where you can see that an SEO told this site that they are penalized in Google because of the bad comments they have...
- Samuru: A Search Engine Designed By An SEO
Brandon Wirtz, an SEO who started his own search engine named Samuru...
- Google Captures Murder: Body Being Dragged Into Lake?strong>
There are these internet rumors going around that Google Maps Satellite view captured a man dragging a body into a lake in broad daylight. You can see the satellite imagery yourself on Google Maps at 52.376552...
- Earth Day Logos From Google & Bing While Chinese Search Engines Show Earthquake Logos
Today is Earth Day throughout the world and Google, Bing, Ask.com, and also YouTube have special logos or themes today for the day. But as many of you know, China had a major earthquake yesterday killing almost 200 people and injuring an astonishing 11,000 plus people...
- Google NYC Hidden Bookcase Doors
Did you know Google's New York City office building had several hidden rooms, hidden behind secret bookcases that swivel open based on your pressing the right button? Well, not sure on the button par
Other Great Search Forum Threads:
- How can I tell if a SEO company is seriously as good as they say they are?, LinkedIn
- Duane Forrester Of Bing Discusses Seos With Their Heads In The Sand, Cre8asite Forums
- Google Is My Shepherd, Cre8asite Forums
- Keyword cannibalization affected by longtail kw?, WebmasterWorld
- We just discovered that a few of our booking confirmation…, Luke Chapman - Google+