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 15, 2011
Yahoo has announced the end to Site Explorer. Hubpages claims their subdomains helped them break free of the Google Panda update. While other SEOs discuss what they think helps with Panda. Google began ignoring your title tags this month...
- SEOs Discuss Strategies To Escape Google Panda
We have written a ton of advice on helping sites with Panda problems in the past, so do check out our panda archives. That being said, there is a WebmasterWorldthread has some SEOs and webmasters trying to share tips they've used to recover from Panda...
- Seriously Google! Badges For Reading News?
Google News has announced they are now in the achievements and badge award game! Yay! Google News will now unlock badges for reading news on Google News.
- Google Is A Money Machine: "Record Breaking" Revenues
So Google announced earnings last night and they were way better than expected. Ã¢We had a great quarter, with revenue up 32% year on year for a record breaking over $9 billion of revenue,Ã¢ said Larry Page...
- Google Maps Mixing Up Canadian Postal Code
A Canadian Google Maps user is upset that Google Maps no longer shows the correct Canadian postal codes for addresses. He posted his complaint in a Google Maps Help thread and listed some examples. One example was for the address, 10 Charnby Place...
- Google Cupcakes From Wyoming
Mindy Bortz of Cutie Cakes in Wyoming posted a picture of her Google Cupcakes assortment. In late June, the state fully switched to using Google Apps for email, docs and more.
Other Great Search Forum Threads:
- Google Plus Rate of Growth, Google Blogoscoped Forum
- 10k link budget, WebmasterWorld
- comScore: U.S. Search Share June 2011, WebmasterWorld
- How To Use Google AdWords To Reach The People Who Didn’t Click On Your Ad, Sphinn
- I am goging to file a lawsuit againt google, Google Webmaster Help
- Link Building with the Experts – 2011 Edition, Sphinn
- Update on AdWords API v201101 sunset dates, AdWords API
- Webmasters are not always SEOs - how do you educate about this?, WebmasterWorld
- When I do a search for "Abortions in Palm Beach County", my business shows up, but I don't do abortions!, Google Places Help