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 Industry Specific Search Algorithms
A WebmasterWorld thread brings up a topic that came out of SMX Advanced a month or so ago on something Google's head of search spam...
- Poll: Did You Recover From Google Penguin 2.0?
It has been almost 7 weeks since the Penguin 2.0 update was released by Google. We know over 50% of our readers said they were hit by this Penguin 2.0 update. We also know...
- Google Reportedly Pays Adblock Plus To Not Block Google Ads
The Verge reports via a German paper that Google has reportedly paid Eyeo, the makers of Adblock Plus to whitelist their ads. That means, Google has supposedly paid to make sure their ads are not blocked by this adblock tool...
- Google UFO Logo: 66th Anniversary Of Roswell UFO Incident
Google is celebrating the 66th year anniversary of the Roswell UFO incident, which took place in the U.S. in 1947 after an object of some kind crashed on a ranch near Roswell...
- Eat Google Glass
Michael Rosenfield posted a picture of his birthday cake, which was designed around him getting Google Glass this week. It is a Google Glass cand you thought I was obsessed with getting Google Glass.
Other Great Search Forum Threads:
- "Ugly sites sell", WebmasterWorld
- Two Columns Split 50/50 Between Google Products and SERPs, Is This The New Layout?, WebmasterWorld
- Google AdSense Earnings warning, WebmasterWorld
- I am really sick of AdSense double ad serving, WebmasterWorld