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 :: July 5 2013
We covered our monthly Google Webmaster recap, there is a lot going on. Google Webmaster Tools cleaned up their navigation and...
- July 2013 Google Webmaster Report (Google Is Hot)
It was an incredibly busy month in the Google SEO/Webmaster world. Besides for Google announcing the spam algorithm, explaining about Panda's slower rollouts, releasing a new mobile ranking factor and pushing out a multi-week update...
- Domain Crowding Search Spam Complaints
I hate being in over packed elevators, don't you? Now, imagine if the elevator comfortably fits 8 people...
- Should You Take Over A Competitor's Domain Name?
A HighRanking Forum thread has a site owner asking about expired domain names. Not any expired domain name...
- Favicon Images Being Tested By Google AdSense Again
Over eight years ago, Google AdSense tested showing favicons in AdSense ads - little graphics next to the title of the AdSense ad unit. Now it seems Google is testing it yet again. A WebmasterWorld thread has a couple publishers noticing this. In fact...
- Google iOS App Log Out Bug
There are dozens of reports and complaints in the Google Web Search Help forums that the Google iOS App keeps logging users out over and over again. This can be frustrating to those who want to use personalized features such as Google Now or other saved preferences...
- License To Glass
Rob Aymett, a Glass Explorer, redid his Tennessee drivers licenses to show a picture of him with Google Glass on. I believe others tried this and they made them take off Glass. But he pulled it off.
- Google Reminds Americans When Independence Day Is
This may be the first year that Google linked their Google Independence Day Logo, aka July 4th Doodle, to a search result for [When is Independence Day...
Other Great Search Forum Threads:
- Spreadsheets that beam with PRIDE! Open a Google…, Chris Cathcart - Google+
- Told you something is off. I ordered at around 3pm today…, Barry Schwartz - Google+
- With the launch of the new Keyword Planner, the AdWords…, Google Ads - Google+
- New AdSense Support Documents, WebmasterWorld
- New AdWords Puzzle - Test Your Troubleshooting Ski..., AdWords Community
- Twitter Prohibits Automated Following or Bulk Following, WebmasterWorld