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:
- Does Deleting Your Web History At Google Really Do Anything?
Jacques Mattheij wrote a blog post named Google Web/Search History Disable Does Absolutely Nothing. Basically claiming that when you hit that delete button, Google just hides it from your Google Web History page but does nothing more...
- Google AdWords Knowledge Graph Overlays
@ArianaWolf spotted Google placing those knowledge graph overlays we see often in the organic search results...
- Google: In 2009 We Selected Only One Of Your Anchor Text When...
Back in 2008, Moz published a report claiming the first anchor text counts - meaning, if you have a web page that has two or more links going to the same page, but the anchor text of those links differ...
- Google's Search Results Are Crafted By Mostly White Males
It is not uncommon to see high tech, largely programming related companies filled primarily with men who are white or asian. Honestly, my programming company is the mostly men, mostly white. Google announced and published diversity report...
- G Handle Google Tote Bag
Richard Hay from Google spotted a tote bag at Google that makes "clever use" of the G part of the logo as the handle of the tote bag. These are actually for sale in the online Google Store for $16.45
Other Great Search Forum Threads:
- Hurricane Season in the North Atlantic starts on June 1st. We want to help as…, Google
- Find out what's next for Analytics in our #GASummit2014 post. As they have…, Google+
- Sharing, commenting, and interacting. The 2014 #WorldCup in Brazil won't just…, AdSense - Google+
- We’ve found a new way to reduce energy consumption in our data centers: machine…, Google+