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:
Happy Birthday John Mueller
Happy Birthday John Mueller!
I honestly had no idea when your birthday was but it seems some folks do and I wanted to wish you a belated happy birthday from the search community!
Google Now Requires Higher Resolution Images For AMP Top Stories Carousel
Aaron Bradley posted on Google+ that Google has changed the article schema requirements documentation specifically for AMP pages that you now need to provide higher resolution graphics in that AMP markup…
Google Search Console Notice: Provide A Manifest & High Resolution Favicon
Google is sending out new Google Search Console notifications to some webmasters asking them to “provide a manifest and high resolution favicon for” their web sites. I guess Google wants higher resolution favicons to show up in the Chrome browser…
Paul Shapiro: 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.
Paul Shapiro is 28 years old and live in Boston with his wife…
Paula Modersohn-Becker, German Expressionist Artist, Gets A Google Doodle
Today on the Google home page is a special Google logo, Doodle, for Paula Modersohn-Becker on her 142nd Birthday. She passed at the young age of 31 on November 21, 1907 but she was ground breaking in her short career as an artist…
Google Soda Lab
Google has a soda lab, sodalab, in the Dublin office. Here is a picture of the soda lab that shows a nice lounge area for Googlers to drink soda and chat about cats or something. The tables look li
Other Great Search Forum Threads:
- GOOGLE TESTING? Decapitalizing the 2nd headline in the UK? Checked some of my ads and can verify this today @rustybrick @GinnyMarvin Nike and JD Sports have capital words in H1 but lowercase in H2 !… https://t.co/WWOuGTK3Ry, Steven Johns on Twitter
- Google’s own images not optimized, WebmasterWorld
- Here’s something new to â¤ï’about @googlephotos—creating themed movies! Turn your photos about a loved one or event into an edited video set to music → https://t.co/dHnVKlj8eH… https://t.co/rMbg6qK86A, Google on Twitter
- Just launched! Using Google My Business websites, you can now see insights such as how many views your website has gotten. Click on the ‘Website’ menu in your Google My Business account to see what other information you ca, Google My Business on Twitter
- New YouTube app for Apple TV, YouTube Help
- The Google My Business Social team is experiencing higher volume than usual so please be patient as our responses might be delayed. Thanks!, Google My Business on Twitter
- Combined Audiences in Google Analytics ##measure ##analytics “Now that we ha…, Google+ – Google Analytics
- From your Google Assistant to Search and Street View, we’ve got six ways Goog…, Google+ – Google
- Microsoft Brings Progressive Web Apps (PWAs) to Windows 10 and Edge, WebmasterWorld