All posts by barry@rustybrick.com (Barry Schwartz)

Chatter: Google Search Algorithm Changes Over The Weekend?

With the Thanksgiving shopping season around the corner, SEOs and Webmasters are scared Google is going to release something big that will potentially hurt their best sales period. This weekend...

Google Quality Score Algorithm Update?

A couple savvy advertisers posted in WebmasterWorld that they noticed major changes to their quality score metrics for a nice number of keywords in mid-October...

Google Maps App Goes To A New Slick Interface

Google announced they are rolling out a completely new design and interface for both the Android and iOS versions of the Google Maps app. The new design goes with the "material design" principles, giving it a fluid and smooth interface...

Coming Soon: Google Analytics AdWords Shopping Campaigns Report

Google noted on Google+ that they are coming out with a new Google Analytics report for helping AdWords advertisers who use shopping campaigns track those campaigns...

Google AdWords Local Forwarding Numbers

Google announced on Google+ that call extensions now support local forwarding numbers, so you can show searchers local numbers to them, which may increase the chances they will call your local business...

Watch Matt Cutts Respond To If He Will Return To Google Search

Last night on episode 274 on This Week In Google, Matt Cutts was a guest. And he was able to talk about his announcement about extending his already long leave with Google. Here is the video: At around 9 minutes and 50 seconds into the video, they ask him.....

Daily Search Forum Recap: November 5, 2014

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:

Is Google Penguin 3...