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:
- Video Recap of Weekly Search Buzz :: November 1, 2013
This week in search, Google released a new area to Google Webmaster Tools for security issues. Google’s Matt Cutts warns us to expect a 15% reduction in rich snippets showing...
- Google Asks App Developers To Provide App Indexing For App Content Discovery
Google announced they now support the ability for app developers to submit the content within their Android apps to Google, somewhat like through a Sitemap file. This way, Google can index the content, and then display the content within the search results...
- Google Highlights Local Services Areas Within Search Results
Mike Blumenthal noticed that Google is now showing and highlighting in the search results the service area businesses service directly in the map preview on the right side of the page...
- Google's Nexus 5 & KitKat Launches
Google announced yesterday the new Google phone, the Nexus 5, plus that they are rolling out Android 4.4, aka KitKat to all Nexus 4, Nexus 7, and Nexus 10, as well as the Samsung Galaxy S4 and HTC One Google Play Edition and of course...
- Friends Are Getting Invites To Buy Google Glass
Earlier this week, we shared that Google Glass Explorers were now able to invite three friends to also join the Explorer program. They had 14
- iGoogle Rest In Peace
iGoogle is now officially closed, if you try to access iGoogle at google.com/igâ you will be redirected to the Google home page. iGoogle launched in May 2005, which was over eight years ago. About 18 months ago, Google announced iGoogle's closure would be today, November 1...
- Android Halloween Pumpkin Figurine
Louis Gray, the king of Android figurines and collectibles, showcased he lasted edition to this collection. The Halloween pumpkin version of the mini collectible Android set. He shared a picture on
Other Great Search Forum Threads:
- An update on Google Voice We are rolling out a new version…, Nikhyl Singhal - Google+
- Best Wishes Jill!, HighRankings Forums
- Happy Halloween everyone! Trick or Treat: Be careful what…, Aygul Zagidullina - Google+
- What signals count for Google ranking?, WebmasterWorld