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:
- Detailed Site Error Reports In Google Webmaster Tools
Google announced they have expanded the Site Error reporting within Google Webmaster Tools. Now the reports show breakdowns of the errors over the past 90 days by error type. Google has broken down each category; DNS, server connectivity...
- Google Bike Navigation
Google announced they now have biking turn by turn directions - i.e. biking navigation, for within Google Maps for Android. The Biking Navigation is available for the US, Canada, Australia, Austria, Belgium, Denmark, Finland, the Netherlands, Norway, Sweden...
- Video: SEO Q&A By SEOs
Dan Petrovic put together one of the more useful Google Hangouts I've yet to see by a non-Googler. He had several SEOs on the Hangout where he went through a long list of SEO related questions and asked them to answer them in order. The hangout is about 1...
- Bing Has Over Ten Results When Google Does Seven
A WebmasterWorld thread points out that while Google is experimenting with showing only seven results, Bing is often showing well over ten results for a search query...
- The 2012 Ask.com Summer Party
Steven Tan posted a huge set of pictures on Flickr of the 2012 Ask.com Summer Party. It seems like this was done at some park, with a lot of fun activities such as a bar, boxing, cow riding and much
Other Great Search Forum Threads:
- Announcement: Hangout on Air - Special Edition, AdWords Community
- Big Googlebot Crawling Spike - Update Soon?, WebmasterWorld
- German cabinet backs law that could allow news publishers to sue Goog, WebmasterWorld
- Google Maps team announced Sharing in Map Maker, WebmasterWorld
- Is Adsense Dragging Down Page Load Time?, WebmasterWorld
- We have two Webmaster-Central Hangouts planned for tomorrow…, John Mueller - Google+