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 Update Brewing? What Is Going On?
These are typically signs of an update happening in Google. Maybe a Panda or Penguin refresh? Maybe a new Google bug? Maybe a new penalty or an old one being run again? Or maybe it is something completely different or people are on crack?
- Google Maps Now With Home & Work Saved Locations
One of my pet peeves with Google Maps is that it doesn't remember my home or office location, even though I am signed in. So I have to type it out each time I want to check directions or time of travel with traffic...
- Google AdWords Travel Season Advertisers Inforgraphic
Zee, a Google AdWords representative...
- Vanessa From Google Places Offers Weekly Video Recaps
Exciting news for you local SEO nuts out there that love watching videos - Google's Google Places community manager. Vanessa Schneider is now producing weekly videos recapping the most exciting topics in the Google Places Help forum...
- Google & Facebook Can Work Together: Timeline Timeline
Googler Paul Irish posted a picture of Facebook meeting with Googlers at Google for a mini-summit named Timeline Timeline. It was about how Chrome can make Facebook Timelines better. This is proof G
Other Great Search Forum Threads:
- Facebook's Anticipated Share Price Raised From $28-$35 to $34-$38, WebmasterWorld
- Hit by Penguin? Did you link build?, WebmasterWorld
- 301 redirected to www version then site disappearing, Google Webmaster Help
- Google bot now appears to emulate users interacting with the site, Hacker News