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:
- Bing Goes With Clean & White Design
Bing announced a major redesign to their search interface. This time Bing took out all the clutter and went incredibly minimalistic with their design. There is white everywhere. They removed the left hand rail from the search results...
- Google: Why We Like Responsive Design
Mobile is a hot topic and in the SEO world, mobile SEO is confusing and debated like crazy. So when you see Google post anything on the topic...
- Google: There Are "Many Issues" With Maps Owner Responses
The bugs in Google Maps and Google Places seem to always be endless, but yea - a Google engineer or more are always working on fixing the issues. Specifically with "owner replies", we've had an issue where owners were unable to reply at least a few times...
- Google PageRank Update: May 2012
Hold on to your seats - there is a Google PageRank Toolbar update happening right now...
- Here Is What It Looks Like To Be Hit By Google Penguin
There are tremendous causalities with this latest Google algorithm update targeting "webspam" named Penguin - tremendous. Almost 65% of those who responded to my poll, about a thousand of you, said you had a negative impact with this latest update...
- Doodle 4 Google Finalist Retro City
Googler, Paul Wilcox was able to visit one of the fifty Doodle 4 Google finalists. Here is a picture of him in front of the Retro City Doodle made by Herman W. of West Covina, CA in grade 6.
Other Great Search Forum Threads:
- Let us know what you think! Fill out our FORUM SURVEY!, Google AdSense Help
- Twitter sets its sights on 2 billion users, WebmasterWorld
- Yahoo Launches Online Marketing Dashboard For Small Businesses, DigitalPoint Forums
- R. Cajal birthday doodle, Google Blogoscoped Forum