Daily Search Forum Recap: August 24, 2018

Aug 24, 2018 - 4:00 pm 0 by

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:

  • Search Buzz Video Recap: Google Algorithm Update, Medic Update Recoveries, Search Console Features & Partner Recommendations
    This week, we reported today that Google may have started another Google algorithm update - did you notice ranking changes? Google did think about giving SEOs more...
  • Google Search Algorithm Update Starting On August 22
    There is new chatter and signals that there may be a Google search algorithm update starting around Wednesday, August 22nd and continuing throughout today. The chatter is not as significant within the SEO community as with the Google Medic Update but many of the tools are showing signs of an update too.
  • Google's John Mueller Recommends SEO Noobs Join Help Forums To Gain Experience
    John Mueller of Google answered a question in a Reddit thread about advice on how an SEO noob, a person who is inexperienced in SEO, learn and get good at SEO. John said you should gain experience with the help of webmaster help forums and communities.
  • Google Assistant Hopes To Cheer You Up With Good News
    Google announced this week a new Google Assistant feature to ask the Google Assistant to tell you about good news. You say "Hey Google, tell me something good" and Google will. It comes from the a network of Solutions Journalism Network that curates this content from a wide range of news outlets.
  • Google Writes Letter Of Recommendations For Agencies?
    Did you know Google may have and may be currently writing letters of recommendation for third-party digital marketing agencies? I have confirmed the letter below was uploaded to an agencies web site and the Googler who signed it did actually work at Google between the April 2015 and November 2017. I just do not know if the Googler actually wrote it and signed it or if it was made up.
  • New Google Link Report To Get Download Latest Links Feature
    Google launched the new link report in the new beta Google Search Console this week. One of the biggest complaints was it was missing the option to download the latest links, like the old version has. Google's John Mueller confirmed that feature will be coming to the new report at some point.
  • Hand Painted With Google's G Logo
    I spotted this on Instagram, it shows a hand painted in the colored and shaped in the form of Google's G logo/icon. The thing that probably caught my attention that this was tagged as the Google Medi

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