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's Matt Cutts On Disavow Tool Mistakes
Google's Matt Cutts posted a video the other day explaining the top six or so mistakes that SEOs and webmasters make when using the disavow tool. By far, the most common mistake is uploading anything but text (TXT) files...
- Google Launches A Google+ Dashboard For Managing Business Pages
Google announced yesterday on Google+ a new Google+ Dashboard for businesses that manage their Google+ local page on Google+. Jade Wang also posted about it in the Google Business Help forum explaining:
- Video: Google Glass Search
Googlers Mike LeBeau, who is in charge of search within Glass and Amanda Rosenberg, the product manager of Glass...
- Apple's Siri In iOS7 Powered By Bing
Yesterday was a big day for Apple, announcing iOS 7 at their WWDC event. Part of that announcement was showing that Bing was the default search engine for Apple's Siri, replacing Google...
- Google: When You Move, We Will Transfer Your Maps Reviews In Most Cases
Moving is a stressful process for most businesses, adding onto that losing a lot of your data and confusing your Google Maps listing is something that gets added onto that. But it seems like Google is trying to make that process easier...
- Google Bus Seats
Matthew Melone, a Google intern (I believe), snapped a picture of the bus he takes every morning to Google. As you can see, the seats are even imprinted with Google logos on black leather material.
Other Great Search Forum Threads:
- Collateral Damage from Link Removal Requests, WebmasterWorld
- Removal Requests expiring - dupe pages reappearing, WebmasterWorld
- Main Page Not Being Indexed, HighRankings Forums