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:
- Duh! Removing My Site From Google Wasn't a Good Idea!
Are you ready for a laugh at someone else's expense? A Webmaster complained that his "Site not showing in google search result at all and it should...
- Google Webmaster Tools To Fix Reporting Delays
I've received dozens of emails, tweets and social messages about Google Webmaster Tools having a delay in their reports. It is true...
- 2:30PM Is Google's Next Live Webmaster Hangout
Google has been hosting these great webmaster hangout events on Google + and they have been drawing a nice crowd...
- Google Increases AdWords Sitelinks Options
Since 2009, Google has had AdWords Sitelinks and since then they have toyed with different formats. Brett Tabke posted a thread at WebmasterWorld linking to a Google FAQ page on the various ads that qualify for sitelinks and the type of sitelinks available. It reads:
- Bing Renews Deal With Twitter Over Twitter
Twitter Renews Deal With Bing; Google Deal Remains MIA from Danny Sullivan covers it well. Twitter and Bing announce their contract renewal over Twitter. Here is a screen shot:
- Yahoo Fires Yet Another CEO, Sorry Bartz
No one is really surprised by last night's news that Yahoo announced "leadership change" including firing Carol Bartz over the phone. I mean...
- Yahoo Chair With a Google Pillow
Here is an interesting picture of a red Google pillow on top of a purple chair. As many of you know, Yahoo is known for their big purple chairs. Symbolizing here? The picture was posted on Flickr.
Other Great Search Forum Threads:
- Im in trouble here . My wife thinks im cheating on her because she keeps finding chat sites ive never been on, Google Web Search Help
- 10 Ugly SEO Tools that Actually Rock, Sphinn
- Updates about Google Product Search and Merchant Center will now be posted on Google Commerce blog, Google Merchant Center Help