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:
- New Google Penalty For "Image Mismatch"
There is a new Google manual action that you need to be aware of named "image mismatch." This manual action is when your images on your site don't match what Google is indexing and displaying in their search results...
- Reports Of A Google Update Between November 1st & 5th
I have been seeing some chatter at WebmasterWorld and other sources of a possible update that is being pushed out slowly since late October 31st through today. If you read the thread...
- Google Reconsideration Request Errors Happen
There is an interesting discussion at Google Webmaster Help forums where a new site at microbialgenomics.org...
- Page Speed Suggestions Now Directly In Google Analytics
Ilya Grigorik, Google's "Developer Advocate, Make the Web Fast and Google Chrome" shared on Google+ that Google Analytics has a new report named "Page Speed Suggestions"...
- OK Google Now On iOS Google App: Some Bugs Reported
Google announced yesterday the release of the updated iOS Google search app. It brings the "OK Google" prompt to search handsfree with the app plus a lot more. It has much better Google Now reminders, as well as some bugs...
- Panda Only Parking Spots
Michael Wyszomierski, aka Wysz, from the Google Webmaster team, posted a picture of an interesting parking spot. As you can see it reads, "30 minute panda parking only." I don't think this is at Goo
Other Great Search Forum Threads:
- Image Ad Colours Matching Site Colours, WebmasterWorld
- For Those Hit Around September 4th. Recovery Story, WebmasterWorld
- SAPE effectiveness post penguin 2.1, blackhatworld.com
- Strange rise in website organic, WebmasterWorld
- This Google Authorship thing is never going to catch on..., Cyrus Shepard - Google+