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 Pushed Out The Major Penguin Update (v2.0 #4)
As I reported last night at Search Engine Land, Penguin 2.0 / 4 is now live - this is the next generation Penguin update. As Google's Matt Cutts added, this impacts 2.3% of English queries and also impacts other languages but the percentage depends on the level of spam in those languages...
- Google Site Command Temporary Issue Due To Domain Clustering
As I reported yesterday at Search Engine Land, the site command may be a bit buggy for you right now and may not be resolved for about a week. In short...
- Google Knowledge Graph Nudity Removed Quickly
A Google Web Search Help thread had a solo post from a user upset to see a nude topless image show up in the knowledge graph box for a search for [kierston wareing]...
- How #ifihadglass Can Check To Pick Up Google Glass
As you may have heard, #ifihadglass winners are now being notified slowly that they can schedule a time to pick up Google Glass in NY or California. Google announced on Google+, "Over the next few weeks...
- Congrats Doodle 4 Google Coming Home Winner: Sabrina Brady
If you visit Google today, on their home page is a special Google Logo, aka Doodle, created by Sabrina Brady of Sparta...
- Bike To Work Day At Google Germany
Stefan Keuchel from the Google Germany office snapped a picture of Bike To Work Day 2013 at Google Germany's office. He wrote, "Google ist einfach ein geiler Arbeitgeber:-)" Which translates accordin
Other Great Search Forum Threads:
- Google announces the shutdown of Google Checkout, WebmasterWorld
- The Internship The movie start is only 3 weeks away, so…, Moritz Tolxdorff - Google+
- The Return of Lycos?, WebmasterWorld
- Announcement: Rising Star Program Launch, AdWords Community