Daily Search Forum Recap: August 14, 2018

Aug 14, 2018 • 4:00 pm | comments (0) by twitter | Filed Under Search Forum Recap

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:

  • Poll: How Are You Going To Fix Your Rankings After The Google Medic Update?
    Google is not telling webmasters what to fix after the Google Medic update and the advice around building great content is insulting to some. So here is a poll asking what you are all trying to do to fix your sites.
  • Google Fixes Video Carousels To Show Them Less Often
    Several weeks ago, Google began showing more and more video carousels in the search results. So much so, publishers were upset because it was leading to less traffic to their web sites. Google seems to have reversed it and is now showing video carousels less often now.
  • Google Add Google Posts In Local Knowledge Panel
    If you are logged into your Google My Business account and do a search for your business, you may see a call to action from Google to add Google Posts to your Google local knowledge panel...
  • Google My Business Insights To Expand Query Pool
    Google My Business insights reports should now be more comprehensive in the types of queries they use when showing these reports. You can check out your Insights reports in Google My Business.
  • Google Member Prices In Hotel Listings From Google One?
    A number of people over the past few days have been noticing "Member Price" with the new Google One logo next to it. It is unclear how any of this works but it seems those that enroll in Google One are getting discounts in Google's hotel search results.
  • Google Beer Pong
    I spotted this video of what appears to be Googlers, or at least people at the Google Dublin office, playing beer pong at some party. You can watch the video below. I am not sure if this is part of s

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