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:
- 25% Say SEO Companies Shouldn't Be Penalized For Bad SEO Tactics
Two weeks ago we ran a community poll asking if you think an SEO company should be penalized for the work they do on their client sites. The results are pretty interesting. 38% said the SEO company should be penalized no matter what...
- The List Of Google's New gTLDs
Below is the full list of what appears to be the gTLDs Google applied for. The list is 101 gTLDs (Generic Top Level Domains). Google did overlap on some this these gTLD applications with other companies and I think those go to auction...
- Google Algorithms Look For Natural Links
A Google Webmaster Help thread has Google stating the obvious, especially after the Penguin update - your links, to count and not hurt you...
- Google Disc Circles? What Are These?
I am honestly not sure what these are. It looks like a record but with discs on top of them. Maybe it is a sticker set? halo_lin posted this on Flickr. There are Google icons, Google+, YouTube, Ch
Other Great Search Forum Threads:
- Escape Penguin With Slight URL Change?, WebmasterWorld
- Penguin Recovery - 2 Techniques, Need Feedback, HighRankings Forums
- Could Having Out Of Stock Products Trigger Panda?, WebmasterWorld
- Google now a member of Ads Integrity Alliance, WebmasterWorld
- Have a GPS location issue? Read this, Google
- Webmaster Tools Invalid Character Reports, WebmasterWorld
- YouTube test a new Homepage, Google Blogoscoped Forum