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 Webmaster Tools Security Breach Fixed
Last night, there was a pretty significant security breach giving unauthorized access to your Google Webmaster Tools. Google has fixed the security issue this morning but not after it being an issue for probably about 12 hours.
- Tons Of "Not Selected" In Google Index Status?
About five months ago, Google introduced additional index status reports that showed a lot more information about how Google indexed your site. Recently, a lot of webmasters have been asking about the "not selected" number...
- Monitor Google AdWords Ad Disapprovals With New Reports
Google quietly added additional columns you can add to your AdWords reports to monitor and maintain your ad disapprovals...
- Raven & SEOmoz Tools Blocked From Using Google AdWords API
Kahena first discovered that Google was blocking access to their AdWords API on tools like SEOmoz and Raven. Pamela from Search Engine Land received confirmation from Google that they do review and audit usage of the API and take action when necessary...
- Google In Hebrew (גוגל) Gematria
An image floating around the Jewish and Israeli search community is the calculation of Google spelled in hebrew and the meaning of the numbers. Google, spelled in Hebrew is גוגל. If you add up the v
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