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:
- SMX Israel 2012 Is Now Official: Register Now
I am very excited to announced I am hosting the 4th annual SEO/SEM event in Jerusalem, Israel. It is now under the name, SMX Israel - as opposed to SphinnCon Israel. The event is taking place at the Inbal Hotel in Jerusalem, on Sunday, January 15, 2012...
- Google Updates Design For Web Search Help
Google has updated the design of the Google Web Search Help section on google.com/support/websearch...
- Google Toolbar PageRank Works But Not On 3rd Party Tools
There are tons of complaints in the forums that the Google PageRank went missing in action and is no longer working. The issue is not with Toolbar PageRank, but rather how 3rd party tools lookup the PR values. Google did make a change...
- Google AdWords Sends Out Wrong Email To Advertisers
Yesterday, Google accidentally sent out an email to AdWords advertisers who cancelled their ads, telling them their ads are now running. If you received an email from Google saying "Your ads are now running" regarding your AdWords account, disregard it, it was a bug...
- Where's The Google Logo For Steve Jobs?
Last night, the world heard the sad news that Steve Jobs has died. Apple and the world has lost one of the most visionary people to ever live. Most of you know, I grew up on Apples and am one of the largest Apple users out there - people think I am a bit cultish...
- Yahoo Basketball
Here is a picture of some Yahoo employees playing basketball on Yahoo Sports Day. The picture was taken by Aulia Amalia and posted on Flickr.
Other Great Search Forum Threads:
- Beating the Panda – Diagnosing and Rescuing a Client’s Traffic, Sphinn
- Discussion: Are Directories Still a Good Source of Inbound Links?, Sphinn
- Doodle Narciso Monturiol, Google Blogoscoped Forum
- Google's Purchase Of ITA Software Approved By Federal Judge, WebmasterWorld
- How Do You Write Your Title Tags?, Cre8asite Forums
- Need to combine 2 sites, dont want to loose ranking, Google Webmaster Help
- Senior Google Execs Not Using Google+, WebmasterWorld
- Yup, This Guy Got Slapped by Google Panda - worth a read, WebmasterWorld