What’s New in SEO for June 7, 2011
We have compiled the latest news and updates from the big three, Google, Bing and Yahoo as it relates to SEO and the search engines overall.
WHAT’S NEW THIS WEEK WITH GOOGLE:
Find more big, beautiful images on Google
Google has made it easier to quickly find great images in search results. Images will now appear in a tiled layout, with hover previews that give you a larger thumbnail and more information about a particular image. Google will also start showing more images in a search result if the query has “high image content”.
WHAT’S NEW THIS WEEK WITH YAHOO!:
Introducing schema.org: A Collaboration on Structured Data
Schema.org is a new initiative from Yahoo!, Bing, and Google to create and support a common set of schemas for structured data markup on web pages. Yahoo! has come together with Bing and Google to pool experiences and supports the open web in an effort to delight users with richer and more useful user experiences.
WHAT’S NEW THIS WEEK WITH BING:
@Bing “Friends Don’t Let Friends Decide Alone” Twitter Giveaway
To celebrate the launch of new social features, Bing held a Twitter contest and gave $100 to five randomly selected winners that replied to a question using the #decisions hashtag.
So there you have it, the latest news in search from Google, Bing and Yahoo. We will be bringing you more exciting updates and news related to SEO and the world of search engine optimization each week, so check back often!