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's Update From Last Week Reversing Itself?
On Friday I reported about a lot of chatter and signals of a possible update from Google coming down the pipe. Well, as of this morning, it seems some are saying their rankings are back to where they were...
- Bing: Unnatural Links = Advanced Knowledge Of Links
On Friday, Duane Forrester from Bing posted his 10 SEO Myths and honestly, most of it was basic stuff, so much so that I missed a wowzer in there that Mat McGee caught and told me to cover at Search Engine Land, which I did immediately...
- Google Logo For Dorothy Hodgkin, British Scientist
Today on most of the Google home pages is a logo for a female biochemist named Dorothy Mary Hodgkin. It would be here 104th birthday today, born on May 12, 1910 in Egypt and passing at the age of 84 on July 29, 1994 in England...
- Google: Short Content Is Not Low Quality Content
You see it all the time, SEOs requiring content to be a certain length or else be penalized by Panda...
- Google's Official Advice On Home Page Handling For International Users
Google's Zineb Ait Bahajji posted on the Google Webmaster Central blog, Google's official advice on how to handle home pages for sites with internationalized content. In short...
- SEO Gingerbread Heart (Lebkuchenherzen) Necklaces
At the annual SEMSEO conference, hosted by Abakus in Hanover, Germany (I keynoted once there) they gave out this past conference SEO gingerbread heart necklaces, also known as lebkuchenherzen. Here a
- Super Mom On Bike As Google Doodle For Mother's Day & More
Today on Google's home page is a special Google logo, aka Google Doodle for Mother's Day. In fact...
Other Great Search Forum Threads:
- Fear Of The Dark Google, Cre8asite Forums
- "Ok Glass, fix my slice!" Well, we can't promise that...…, Google Glass - Google+
- google banned 95% ofl adult sites for pure spam. now there are doorways and spyware sites in query, Google Webmaster Help
- Google Has Most of My Email Because It Has All of Yours, Hacker News
- The Magic Pill Of SEO, Cre8asite Forums
- Thin content notification from GWT, WebmasterWorld