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: Disavow Can Help With Penguin
Just in case anyone had any questions about Google's disavow tool being able to help those hit by Penguin, Matt Cutts said the tool can help with Penguin...
- Google AdWords Adds Competitive Metrics To Impression Share Reporting
Google announced on Google+ improvements to the impression share reporting section of the AdWords reporting tools...
- Goodbye AltaVista
Late Friday, Yahoo announced they are shutting down AltaVista for good on July 8, 2013. It is hard for anyone to write a more comprehensive eulogy for AltaVista than Danny Sullivan...
- Google AdSense Finally With Asynchronous Support
You'd thought the day would never come but it has, Google has finally added asynchronous ad code. Asynchronous ad code support...
- The SEO Community Has Lost A Legend - Ted Ulle (Tedster)
Tedster, as many of you knew him, Warren "Ted" Ulle, has passed away late Thursday night after a long battle with his illness. I'll be honest, it is hard for me to write this, knowing how many people he has helped over his 15 or so years in the SEO/SEM industry...
- Google Logo Celebrates 100th Tour de France
Tomorrow, June 29th, 2013, will kick off the 100th Tour de France. To celebrate the special milestone, Google has a tasteful animated GIF Google Doodle for the Tour de France. The 2013 Tour de France will start tomorrow, June 29th and run through July 21st...
- Xoogley Tesla Roadster
I believe since 2011 or earlier, a former Googler has been driving around in a Tesla Roadster with the license plate Xoogley. Google Software Engineering Intern Joshua Dover said on Google+, "One day
Other Great Search Forum Threads:
- Greetings everyone! Today I got my Glass from Google at…, Marcus Menghini - Google+
- Yahoo News Revamped With Customizable Stream, WebmasterWorld
- Change of Font Size increased traffic by 100%, WebmasterWorld
- Google Authorship - Changes to "when" the authorship snippet is shown?, WebmasterWorld
- New Google+ badge and follow button, WebmasterWorld