Video Recap of Weekly Search Buzz :: September 21, 2012

Sep 21, 2012 - 11:00 am 1 by

itunes-subscribe-video.pngGoogle rolled out a Panda update this week, Panda 3.9.2. Google also rolled out a "diversity" update that didn't seem to work too well. Google has updated their rich snippet testing tool and also renamed it to the structured data testing tool. Google News now supports the meta keywords tag. Google News publishers complain they have lower organic rankings. Google renamed the rich snippets testing tool to structured data testing tool and improved it a bit. Google News now has the news_keywords tag. Some Google News publishers claim they have lower organic rankings because they are in Google News. Google accidentally released an update to their Webmaster Guidelines, then pulled it quickly. Google confirmed a new top down navigation test. Google Maps app is gone from iOS 6 and Apple users are complaining. Apple also updated their App Store search to show only one search result per page. Microsoft is running an ad campaign against Google for tracking Apple Safari users without them knowing. We have three new poll results live, one on Yahoo Directory listings, the future of Google AdSense and if you recovered from the Google Page Layout algorithm. That was this past week at the Search Engine Roundtable.

Make sure to subscribe to our video feed or subscribe directly on iTunes to be notified of these updates and download the video in the background. Here is the YouTube version of the feed:

For the original iTunes version, click here.

Search Topics of Discussion:

Please do subscribe via iTunes or on your favorite RSS reader. Don't forget to comment below with the right answer and good luck!

 

Popular Categories

The Pulse of the search community

Follow

Search Video Recaps

 
Video Details More Videos Subscribe to Videos

Most Recent Articles

Search Forum Recap

Daily Search Forum Recap: May 29, 2024

May 29, 2024 - 10:00 am
Google

Google Discover Feed Not Loading For Some Searchers

May 29, 2024 - 7:51 am
Google Maps

Google Business Profile Call History & Chat Going Away

May 29, 2024 - 7:41 am
Google Search Engine Optimization

Google Search Working To Surface Site When Site Name Is Referenced In Query

May 29, 2024 - 7:31 am
Google

Two Conflicting Google AI Overview CTR Studies

May 29, 2024 - 7:21 am
Google Maps

Google Business Profiles Shows Product Rejection Details

May 29, 2024 - 7:11 am
Previous Story: Google Updates Structured Data Testing Tool (Formerly Rich Snippets)