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:
- Bing Search Update - Holiday 2011
There is a single post at WebmasterWorld with one SEO suggesting there was a Bing Search update recently. The WebmasterWorld member, who is a long time member, said: Very rarely do I notice updates in Bing but this one seems to be rather huge...
- Excellent Article On Duplicate Content & SEO
There is an outstanding post by Dr. Pete on SEOmoz named Duplicate Content in a Post-Panda World. The article isn't really Panda specific, but it talks about duplicate content issues in 2011, which is the year of Panda. Here is the outline...
- 404 Errors By Third-Parties Shown In Google Webmaster Tools
I am glad I do not have 404 OCD, because if I did, I'd be spending all my waking hours fixing 404, page not found, errors on my web sites...
- "No Manual Action" Response After Google Reconsideration Request
A WebmasterWorld thread has one webmaster posting in the forum a copy of a response he received from Google after submitting a reconsideration request to Google...
- Google's Matt Cutts Moustache Progress
Here is a picture Matt Cutts of Google posted of himself showing off his progress for the Movember contest to raise money for charity. Not bad for about 20 days in.
Other Great Search Forum Threads:
- Discover v201109: Filtering on Criterion type, AdWords API Announcements
- Smarter Data Analysis of Google's https (not provided) change: 5 Steps, Sphinn