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:
- Google Offering Links To Yell, Yelp, 118.com & Other Local Search Providers
I can't remember when, but Google made a concession in the EU to provided easier access to other local search providers in their own search results. This came after a lot of pressure in the EU. Well...
- Google Calls DMOZ Link Unnatural By Mistake
Dave Cain posted on Google+ that his client received an unnatural link warning via Google Webmaster Tools and one of the two examples given was a link he has from DMOZ, the Open Directory Project...
- Do You Like The New Yahoo Logo?
Yahoo announced its new logo this past week and it has now been on the Yahoo properties for the past few days. You've had time to adjust to it and see how it blends into the site. What do you think of it...
- Bing News Updates: Adaptive Design, Trending & Facebook & Twitter Content
Bing announced a major overhaul of the Bing News portal. The first thing you will notice is the new look. The new design is very basic, but allows for an "adaptive design," so that it works on all devices. Yes, tablet...
- Google: Alright, We Will Give You One Year Worth Of Top Search Queries In Webmaster Tools
On Friday, Danny Sullivan reported at Search Engine Land that Google is planning to give webmasters a year worth of top search query data within webmaster tools. Currently, Google only provides 90 days worth of this data...
- The Real Nestle KitKat Android Bar
Google's CEO, Larry Page, posted a picture on Google+ on the day Google announced KitKat, Android 4.4 of a KitKat bar in the shape of the Android character. Supposedly, these are all over the Google
Other Great Search Forum Threads:
- Calling all journalists using +Storify! You can now connect…, Google for Media - Google+
- Google Quality Guidelines - Really?, Cre8asite Forums
- Hi! I'm the new Community Manager, Google News Help
- Post-Penguin site recovery strategies: Please list yours, WebmasterWorld
- Same Song, New Duet, Cre8asite Forums
- Why are YouTube Videos up before our product pages?, WebmasterWorld
- Why SEO Fanatics are BAD for Business, WebmasterWorld
- If You Show Me Yours, I'll Show You Mine, Cre8asite Forums