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's Matt Cutts Calls Out Nailing Another Link Network
Friday afternoon, I broke the news at Search Engine Land that Matt Cutts, Google's head of search spam, announced they just targeted yet another link network. This one is named Anglo Rank...
- Link Spammers Beat Yandex, Forcing Yandex to Change Algorithm
Andy Atkins-Krüger posted an awesome news story at Search Engine Land covering how Yandex is changing their algorithm for some types of queries to no longer count links as a ranking factor. Yandex is the leading Russian search engine...
- Google Voice Search Answers In International Languages
Google announced last week that the voice answers to voice queries can now be answered in three international languages. So now instead of Google Voice search only responding to some queries in English, it also works in French...
- Google Scares Webmasters Even When Linking To Charity Sites
Earlier this year, we covered how publishers are afraid to link out and how it has become a problem for the savvy webmaster community...
- Grace Hopper Google Doodle For Computer Scientist
Today is the 107th birthday of Grace Hopper...
- New: Google Indonesia Office
Google has opened a new office in Indonesia and posted picture of the office on Google+. The office features murals of “bemos,” street hawkers, and the traditional sport of stone jumping kno
Other Great Search Forum Threads:
- Google Crushes Ghost Rank 2.0, A Russian Link Network
- Google Penalizes Another Link Network: SAPE Links
- Google's Matt Cutts: Text Link Ads Link Sellers Targeted
- Your Rankings Drop Around May 15th? May Be Due To Link Networks Google Busted
- Google Penalizes Blog Networks, Did SEOs Use It To Hurt Competitors?
- Beware: Google To Squash Another Link Network Very Soon