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 Maps Reviews Bug Being Fixed
Yesterday we reported on a major bug impacting lots of Google Place business page holders and their reviews. The reviews within Google Maps went missing and for many, have still not been recovered. At first...
- Buying Links With Nofollows
A HighRankings Forum thread has one SEO saying he was asked by another SEO company to sell them a link, a text link. But the weird part is the SEO company specifically asked for the link to be nofollowed...
- McAfee Plus'ing Your Google Search Results
There are widespread reports that the McAfee browser security software is automatically +1'ing search results within Google. A Google Web Search Help thread has several reports with these complaints...
- Poll: Which Sites Were Hit Worst By Panda?
A Sphinn has discussion around a post by Pixelrage on what types of sites were hit hardest by the Google Panda update...
- Yahoo Pimp
Ever meet the Yahoo Pimp? Well, maybe this is him? Check out how he is wearing that Yahoo Purple Blanket and hat! The image was posted on Flickr by Tariq Abubaker.
Other Great Search Forum Threads:
- The Number One Least Asked Question in Social Media...Why?, Sphinn
- What Value Does An Seo Agency Bring?, HighRankings Forums