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 Notice: This Site Uses Flash, May Not Work On Your Device
Google announced that if you conduct a Google search on your iOS or Android device and a site that comes up is built in Flash technology...
- Tweet Analytics: Wow Twitter Analytics
I am pretty active on Twitter, so being able to see my statistics/analytics with stuff I share on Twitter can be interesting. Twitter announced the availability of Organic Tweet Analytics. You can access it at analytics.twitter.com...
- Bing Still Working On Right To Be Forgotten Removal Process
As you know, the EU has mandated the search engines to remove content that might be harmful to people on a case by case basis. Google launched a form for this removal and began removing this content. They even started an advisory council to help them with these decisions.
- Google Wants You To Link Your Google My Business & AdWords Accounts
Google announced they want you to link your new Google My Business account, formerly Google Places, with your Google AdWords account. This is the new and "upgraded location extensions" that should offer you a "a better way to display your business locations in every ad...
- Google Search For iPhone Still Shows Emoji Characters
Over two years ago, I reported how emoji characters worked in the Google mobile search results and that I suspected that Google would disable them shortly after. Well, they may have for some...
- Mary Grove's Google Anniversary Cake
Steve Grove showed off a cake the Google for Entrepreneurs team made for Mary Grove's 10 year anniversary at Google. Check it out, that is a picture of Mary as a kid, all decked out in Google colors.
Other Great Search Forum Threads:
- Google Expands Its San Francisco Office Base, WebmasterWorld
- Know what's awesome? More adventures. And speaking of more adventures, I'm…, Google+ - Jenny Murphy
- Articles penalised for being too long?, WebmasterWorld
- Celebrating Emmeline Pankhurst. Today our #GoogleDoodle celebrates the life…, Google+ - Google UK
- Google Penguin & Article Directories, WebmasterWorld