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:
- Stars In Google AdWords Sitelinks
Typically, Google doesn't enable AdWords advertisers to place certain HTML entities in their AdWords ads. In the past, placing stars or other HTML entities that make an ad or listing stand out was not allowed. Google typically just prevented them from showing up in either the AdWords or organic listings.
- Getting Started in the SEO Field
Education is always a step towards a rewarding career, but as any recent college graduate can attest - getting a job right out of school can be difficult these days. There are some fields that are hiring at a rapid pace...
- Google Maps UK Junction Labels & My Maps Printer Changes
Two quick Google Maps updates for you, one related to the change Google made in the UK and one related to a bug with printing My Maps features...
- Google Explains How To Build A Site With Adult Content
A webmaster asked in a Google Webmaster Help thread how would he be able to build an adult site that has a mix of content between adult and family friendly content on the same site...
- Google Sending Payment Notification Emails To AdSense Publishers
A WebmasterWorld and Google AdSense Help thread have reports from some AdSense publishers that Google is sending out notifications of payments via email...
- Yahoo Rubber Duckies
Cute Rubber Duckies from Yahoo in Yahoo Purple.
Other Great Search Forum Threads:
- GAW Account Reps Is Shutting Down (Agencies Must Read This), WebmasterWorld
- Fifteen Questions to Ask Your Future Website Designer, Sphinn
- Google advertise on Brazil's largest TV, Google Blogoscoped Forum
- Has anyone else noticed that when you Google Google's headquarters, you end up in Jerusalem?, Google Maps Help
- Seems purchased links stopped working. Different algo for different sites?, WebmasterWorld