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 Can't Count Maps Reviews
Spotted via Mike Blumenthal, it seems Google is having a hard time counting the number of reviews on a Google Maps listing.
- Google Offering Free Online Site Reviews This Monday
John Mueller announced on Google+ that Google will be offering short site reviews for webmasters this coming Monday, November 18th at 10am EDT...
- Google Reunion Commercial Is Heartwarming Even In A Different Language
Normally I do not share commercials or heavily promoted videos from Google but this is heartwarming. Google shared on Google+ a commercial they are running, I assume in India...
- Preview Google AdWords Ad Extensions
A Google AdWords Help thread has one advertiser asking why she cannot preview the ad extensions within the Ad Preview tool...
- New Google AdWords Editor Live: Version 10.3
Google announced on Google+ they have pushed out an updated version of the AdWords Editor. This is version 10.3 and the new features include: Demographic targeting: View and update your AdWords demographic targeting on the new Gender and Age tabs...
- Google Easter Egg: "When Am I"
Google's Moritz Tolxdorff shared a new Google Easter Egg when using Google Voice Search via Google+. All you need to do is ask Google: "Okay Google: When Am I" and Google will respond: The present, of course...
- Google Analytics Hook Scale
Daniel Waisberg, part of the Google Analytics team, is showing off some Google swag from the Google Analytics team. This one is a hanging hook scale, which comes in handy for weighing bags before you
Other Great Search Forum Threads:
- Meet Young Guru. He’s a Glass Explorer, acclaimed DJ,…, Google Glass - Google+
- Google Hummingbird in action (results for things instead of strings)?, Threadwatch.org
- Google Scholar misses paper with parentheses in title, Google Web Search Help
- How to overcome Google penalisation without warning, Google Webmaster Help
- Starting today, Nexus 7 (2012 and 2013) and Nexus 10 will…, Android - Google+
- Watch this 15 minutes video with +Maile Ohye about creating…, Johannes Mehlem - Google+