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 :: June 8, 2012
It was a great week in the search community, lots of exciting stuff going on. Google came out with their official recommendation on mobile SEO...
- Google AdWords Now Allows You To Opt Out Of Ad Rotation Change
A little over a month ago, Google announced that it would stop people, after a 30 day period of time...
- Forget Link Building! It's About Link Earning
The major highlight of SMX Advanced for me was Danny Sullivan's rant about links in the ask SEOs session. It was so good that people are still talking about it today and will likely talk about it for the next five years...
- Penguin 1.1 Was More Than A Refresh Says Google Report
Last night (unlike a typical Friday night post), Google released their monthly update on search quality changes. This month, there were 39 of them that Google shared. I'll go through the ones I find important but I wanted to touch on the Penguin mention. Was it only a refresh or were their algorithmic changes made to it?
- Upgrade Early To The New Google+ Local Page
Google+ Local Business pages have yet to be rolled out. After reading all of that and you are still excited about the changes for your business in Google Maps and Google+ and want to give it a try early, you can.
- Google Aware Of 3rd Party Crawler Generating Invalid AdSense Clicks
A WebmasterWorld thread referencing a Google AdSense Help thread where a Googler said they have made adjustments to the AdSense invalid click filter to better block clicks from a specific third party crawler...
- Step Back Google Glass, We've Got The Google Suit
Enrique Gutierrez photoshoped this really neat picture of Google's co-founder, Sergey Brin, wearing Google Glasses with a Google body suit. He took a pic of Tony Stark from Iron Man & melded Brin's f
Other Great Search Forum Threads:
- My name shows up in Google search under blog that's not mine, Google Webmaster Help
- Will Google penalize you if you remove links too fast?, WebmasterWorld
- Crawl errors graph removed too early..., Google Webmaster Help
- Google launches GoMo, WebmasterWorld