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:
- Reporting Delay At Google Webmaster Tools
Typically, Google updates the reports within Google Webmaster Tools daily but it typically is two days behind. Right now, the reports have not been updated since August 2nd, which puts us currently six days behind schedule...
- Here Is Why You Need To Manage Your Canonicals Right
A Google Webmaster Help thread has one webmaster who is upset that Google lists the site under one domain and has the cache listed under a different domain...
- 130+ Cities Get Google Maps Traffic Data
Google announced they've expanded their traffic data to over 130 smaller cities across the world. The expansion is not just in the US, but also in places like Colombia, Costa Rica, and Panama...
- Google NYC Spider Lounge
Avinash Kaushik posted a picture of a lounge at Google's New York City office with a crazy looking lighting arrangement. He called it the "Spider Lamp," but it makes the whole lounge take on a Spider
Other Great Search Forum Threads:
- Affiliate links vs Adsense, WebmasterWorld
- Apologize to Google Adsense Team, WebmasterWorld
- How much is luck a factor when it comes to Google rankings?, Google Webmaster Help
- What to look for in a BL campaign?, WebmasterWorld