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 My Business Adds Videos For Some Businesses
Colan Nielsen reports via Local Search Forums that some businesses are now seeing the option to add videos to their Google My Business listings in the photos section…
Google Featured Snippets Showing “According To” Above Some Results
If you search Google for [top online marketers] Google will show you a featured snippet that is a bit different than any other featured snippet layout that I think I’ve ever seen.
First, it shows the source…
Google AdWords Social Support Team Says Expect Delayed Responses
It looks like there are staff and personnel changes happening within the Google AdWords support team. Specifically the folks that are managing the social media accounts…
Google Image Search Can’t Find Images From Before April 2008
So apparently if you try to filter out images in Google Image search to show images from April 2008 or earlier, Google will tell you that you are out of luck. If you change it to May 2008, sure, but something about April 2008 or earlier…
Wil Reynolds – The Search Community Honors You
This is part of the say something nice about an SEO/SEM series – feel free to nominate someone over here.
Wil Reynolds, 41 years old, lives with wife and two children lives mostly in Philadelphia, but also in San Diego and does travel a lot for speaking engagements and work…
A Floppy Google Sofa Bench
At the Google Sydney office there is this sofa bench that looks very interesting. Check out the part you sit on, it looks like floppy, movable, folded cushions. I wonder how comfortable it is to sit o
Other Great Search Forum Threads:
- @sitebee @rustybrick If you mean this might slow things down on the web … I don’t think users care which CPU you use, they just expect things to be snappy & aw… https://t.co/0MJGU6qhV6, John Mueller on Twitter
- SearchResearch begins another year with a devilish Challenge: It’s the Case …, Google+ – Dan Russell
- It appears I’m subject to a test of the colour of the title tag in the SERPs. We saw this kind of change on mobile in the past month but I d… https://t.co/KtTSr97HZT, Tyler Roberts on Twitter
- My review of the Pixel 2 XL so far – nice camera – I love the always-on clock…, Google+ – Matt Cutts