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:
- Reports Of Another Google Update : September 4th
I am seeing some early signs of a possible major Google update currently underway. The chatter has definitely spiked in the early morning hours of today, September 4th. This comes shortly after an unconfirmed August 21st update...
- Google: The Link Disavow Tool Can Harm Your Site's Performance
Google's disavow tool launched almost a year ago and has been a very common topic amongst the SEO and webmaster community since...
- Google Almost Admits Making A Mistake Regarding Natural Links
Last week, we reported on a situation where Google said a link to a site was unnatural and thus the site still has a penalty but the truth is, the link was indeed natural and as natural as it gets...
- Book Reviews Markup Comes To Google's Data Highlighter
Google launched the data highlighter tool in December to make it easier for website owners to add rich snippet data to their web pages. Google last added six new data types a few months ago to the tool and now has added support for book reviews...
- KitKat, The Name Of Android 4.4 - No Kidding
When I saw the picture on Sundar Pichai's Google+ post of an Android Statue that was a KitKat, I thought it was some weird joke. I was wrong, it is the code name for the next version of Android...
- How The KitKat Android Statue Was Made
Giovanni Calabrese from Themendous posted pictures of the making of the new KitKat statue to be placed outside of the Android building at Google. They said it was done under super "secrecy" and was
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