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:
- 20th Google Panda Algorithm Update: Fairly Major
Yesterday we broke the news that there was an other update that overlapped the EMD update that we had on friday targeting exact match domains. I wasn't sure what that update was, so I emailed our friends at Google and Matt Cutts responded that it was a Panda update that began to roll out on Thursday and has been continuing to roll out even today and will likely finish rolling out through the weekend. This is not a basic data refresh to the Panda algorithm, it is an update to the algorithm itself. Meaning...
- One Week Later: Nudity Still In Google's Search Results
Over a week ago, a searcher complained in the Google Web Search Help forums that when you search for [juvo] in Google, the images that show in the web results have an image that is of three women who are completely nude...
- SEOs Discuss The Next Generation Of SEO
Tedster started a thread at WebmasterWorld to kick off a nice and future thinking discussion around the future of SEO practices and techniques. He named the thread, next generation SEO...
- Google's Internationalization SEO FAQ
Did you know Google has an official FAQ, frequently asked questions, document just on the internationalization of your site...
- Sassi BoB On Why Search Data Should Be Public
This morning, +Karol Dziedzic notified me that I have "really sexy e-fans." It turns out, +Sassi BoB from AuthorityLabs made a video on a story I wrote at Search Engine Land named Wikipedia Releases Search Data To Public But Pulls It After Privacy Concerns...
- Peter Gabriel Playing At The GooglePlex
I spotted this picture on Flickr taken by Jared Kelly of Peter Gabriel, the famous singer while he was visiting Google at their Mountain View headquarters. He seems to be having a fun time, don't you
Other Great Search Forum Threads:
- Hockeydb.com redux - 161 days of penalty, Google Webmaster Help
- Twitter To Roll Out Free Survey Tool To Big Advertisers, WebmasterWorld
- Google Groups Creation, Error (#681), Google Web Search Help