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 :: August 17, 2012
Busy week and I am currently on vacation, actually only slept about two hours last night, so excuse the quick and quiet video. Google talked about Penguin at SES this week and I may have misquoted...
- A Google Ranking Shuffle On August 16th?
There are many signals in the webmaster forums that show that there was a possible significant Google ranking shuffle yesterday morning and throughout yesterday. I suspect as webmasters wake up and look at their analytics it will help confirm or deny this...
- Google Treats Subdomains As Internal To The Domain In Webmaster Tools
Back just about a year ago, we covered a change on how webmaster tools handles subdomains. I since forgot about that and now I see John Mueller from Google explaining it again in a Google Webmaster Help thread...
- Google FAQ On Upgrading To New Local Google+ Pages
Jade from Google posted a nice FAQ style in the Google Business Help forums on if you should verify to the new social Google+ local business page or not...
- Want A Google Penalty? Listen To Google AdSense
A WebmasterWorld thread has several Google AdSense publishers reporting they received a message from Google to place ads at the top left of their content in order to increase ad exposure, clicks and obviously earnings...
- Google NYC Subway Bench
Chris Schrier posted a picture on Google+ of one of the seating options in one of Google New York City's conferences room. Clearly this goes after a transit theme by having a NYC subway bench in the
Other Great Search Forum Threads:
- Google Maps for Android - 6.10 update, Google Maps Help
- Twitter Tightens Rules For Developers With API V1.1, WebmasterWorld
- We're bringing support to 13 new languages for Voice Search…, Google - Google+