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:
- Video Recap of Weekly Search Buzz :: May 31, 2013
This week in search news we posted a poll where I want to know if you were hit by the Penguin 2.0 update...
- Google's Cutts: Your Ugly Face Didn't Hurt Your Rankings, Penguin Did.
Alex Yumashev wrote a blog post about how authorship lead to a drop in traffic from Google to his site. He said he noticed this when Google sent him a warning that his traffic suddenly dropped. He noticed his authorship showed up for a specific blog post in the Google search results...
- Google's Cutts On Internal Links Hurting You
A WebmasterWorld thread asks the question, is having too many internal links with the same anchor text something you have to worry about post Penguin 2...
- Google Knowledge Graph Attractions Tests
Jason Morton posted on Google+ an interesting user interface for how Google displays attractions or points of interest on a specific city, town, or geographic location...
- Bacteria! Julius Richard Petri & The Google Petri Dish Logo
On the Google home page today, in virtually every localized version of Google, is a special and awkward looking logo for the 160th birthday of Julius Richard Petri. If you look closer, you will ask yourself...
- Coming Soon: A Google Supermarket
Gregor Rothfuss, a Google Maps senior engineer who lived in Zurich, Switzerland but now is based in New York, posted a picture of an article that says Google is placing a supermarket in their Zurich o
Other Great Search Forum Threads:
- Adsense and "Ladies Online Now" ads, WebmasterWorld
- Today, Google opened at Hürlimann site in Switzerland ..., Google Switzerland - Google+
- Bought 2 established websites, now redirecting them, blackhatworld.com
- Excited to announce the expansion of Google Business Photos…, Google Maps - Google+
- Should i disavow ODP links from directory sites?, WebmasterWorld