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 Testing Voice Search On Google.com
The same user who spotted the supersized Google sitelinks is now saying he is seeing a new feature being tested by Google for voice search on Google.com. The feature seems to detect if you have a microphone enabled on your computer and if your browser support it...
- Google To Webmasters: It's No Longer 1996, Stop Using Marquees
For those of you looking for some light web development humor you may want to check out this Google Webmaster Help thread where Googler, JohnMu, suggested to a webmaster to avoid using Marquees. Marquees...
- Google Labeling Employees In Caste System?
Over the weekend a somewhat shocking and confusing video was released by recently fired Googler Andrew Normal Wilson. The video was named Workers Leaving The Googleplex. It basically shows how Googlers are given different color badges...
- Osama Bin Laden Dead - Top Search On Google
Last night President Obama announced that the United States killed Osama Bin Laden in Pakistan. The news actually first came out on Twitter when one guy was live tweeting the American fire strike on where Osama was hiding. At the time...
- Yahoo At ad:Tech New Delhi
A picture of the Yahoo booth at ad:tech new delhi conference this past week. This photo was taken on April 28, 2011 using a Nikon D90.
- Google's Jumbo 160th Anniversary of the First World's Fair
Today is the 160th Anniversary of the First World's Fair, which took place in The Crystal Palace in Hyde Park, London, United Kingdom in 1851. The first one was titled "Great Exhibition of the Works of Industry of All Nations". It was the idea of Prince Albert...
Other Great Search Forum Threads:
- Is it just me. Or did Hayneedle get Smacked, SEO Chat
- Doodle Queen's Day The Netherlands, Google Blogoscoped Forum
- Labour Day Doodle, Google Blogoscoped Forum
- A Hint of What Google's Social Network Might Look Like?, Sphinn
- Bing Maps’ “Game Changer”: Hi-Res Aerial Imagery Coming To Entire US and Western Europe, Sphinn
- Holocaust remembrance day -Dear google, why did you choose to honor the world fair instead of the Holocaust today?, Google Web Search Help
- Royal Wedding = Low Adsense day, WebmasterWorld
- Doodle Elections Canada, Google Blogoscoped Forum
- Doodle Hurvínek, Google Blogoscoped Forum
- I cant select date after 27th April, Google Webmaster Help
- Today's Doodle .... Canada Federal Elections??? sorry but ..., Google Web Search Help