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 Officially Testing Tabbed Sitelinks
Google is testing a new format for Sitelinks. We received official confirmation from Google on this test at Search Engine Land.
The new sitelinks format gives you several categories of Sitelinks in a tabbed format. Many are calling this Tab Sitelinks…
- SEO Tips From Google In India
Just about six months ago, Matt Cutts and several of his team members spent a week or so in India to work with the search quality teams in the Hyderabad, India Google office. You can see Matt mention it on Google+ back in January 2012…
- Google: 2-3 Sentences Of Unique Content Is Enough
One of the most common questions I get from webmasters and SEOs who are looking to build out city combinations because they have physical stores in those locations is how much unique content do I need on those pages.
The scenario is as follows…..
- Send Google Maps To Garmin Bug
For the past few weeks, the ability to send directions to your Garmin GPS device via Google Maps have been failing.
A Google Maps Help thread has dozens of complaints from Garmin
- Custom Chocolate Bar For Google Developers
Jesse Stay posted a picture of special custom made chocolate bars made by Dandelion specifically for the Google I/I event for Google Developers. The bar is made with chocolate beans from the Akesson
Other Great Search Forum Threads:
- Why are my SERPs better in the evenings?, WebmasterWorld
- Could having zero outbound links hurt my rankings with Penguin?, WebmasterWorld
- Dear Google today is Nikola Tesla birthday and You forgot it? Shame…, Google Web Search Help
- Optimize Short Tail Keyword By Optimizing Long Tail Keyword, HighRankings Forums
- To Swap Or Not To Swap Domains, Cre8asite Forums
- Visitors from "Rater Hub", WebmasterWorld