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 Places Phone Verification Not Working
Google allows most businesses to verify their business listings with
- Google: Use Single URL Without Redirect For Serving Smart Phone Content
John Mueller, aka JohnMu, ran a Google Buzz Q&A on Friday on Mobile Websites & Google's crawling...
- Ad Choices Now On Google AdSense Ads
Google has replaced the Google AdSense "i" button on the AdSense ads with "Ad Choices." We knew this was coming and now it has happened. When I go to a page with an AdSense ad...
- SEO Ranking Factors As A Periodic Table
Danny Sullivan has put together a mind blowing style of inforgraphic named The Periodic Table Of SEO Ranking Factors. Danny explained he put this together in order to "help clear away some of the mystery and fear for those new to SEO...
- Google Kills Uncle Sam Search Portal
Over the weekend, it appears Google has dropped the specialized search landing page for searching U.S. federal...
- Google Chrome Notebook Giveaway To Crook County Middle School
Google seems to have given away a ton of the Chrome Notebooks to Crook County Middle School kids back in January. Here is a picture and video from the day.
- Richard Scarry Google Doodle
Today is Richard Scarry's 92nd birthday, born on June 5, 1919 in Boston...
Other Great Search Forum Threads:
- Google rewrites titles badly - sometimes from a 301'd page!, WebmasterWorld
- Blended Local Search vs Pure Local Search: Why Google Shows One Result over Another, Sphinn
- Doodle Dragon Boat, Google Blogoscoped Forum
- new magento extension, Google Merchant Center Help
- Ribbon Google Korea, Google Blogoscoped Forum
- The other side of Panda - the winners, WebmasterWorld