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:
- Panda 2.3 Confirmed Out: June 22nd
We have been reporting discussions around a possible rolling update for Panda. Last night I received confirmation from Google at Search Engine Land that Google indeed update the Panda filter...
- Those Gray Google News Badges Are A Tease
A couple weeks ago, Google announced Google News badges. Since then...
- Faster Google Plus One Button
Yesterday morning I posted on how Webmasters were dropping the Google Plus One button because it was slowing down their site. Well, that worry may have been reduced because Google announced they have speed up those buttons to be three times as fast...
- Android Characters For Sale
Michael Martin posted a picture on Google + of Android Toys for sale at the San Diego Comic Con 2011. These are going for $110 per case or $7 per series. Would you buy these for this price?
Other Great Search Forum Threads:
- Discussion: Are links less important today for ranking than they were 5 years ago?, Sphinn
- dictionary returns "naked" pictures when it shouldn't, Google Web Search Help
- Source:life images leads to a 404 error., Google Web Search Help
- GCP - Google AdWords Certification Program/Exams - Fundamentals, Search, Display, Mobile - Can we share best practices?, Google AdWords Help
- Links number dropping in Open Site Explorer, WebmasterWorld