Today's search podcast covers Google getting its feet wet with social tagging; Google News ousts a press release provider after a prank; LookSmart's Zeal Directory is closing; Google's supplemental index hell for some; Google releases seasonal search query data and more!
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Below are links with more information about the stories that were discussed:
Google Jumps Into Social Tagging With New Google Reader Feature
Social Bookmarking Made Easy By Socializer
Deeper Look At Personalized News Search Engines
Google News Prank Confirmed; News Source Removed From News Index
Zeal Directory To Close
Supplemental Index Issues "Gone"; Welcome Big Daddy Index
- SEMPO Board
Elects 2006 Officers
Launches "AdSense Help" Google Group
Google Looking for AdWords Seminar Leaders
whoisaGAP Organizes Google AdWords Professionals By Geography And Entity Type
Ask.com Adds "The Advanced Plan" For Larger Advertisers
Popular Russian Search Engine, To IPO
Using Search Engines For Test Taking
Congoo Offers (Free) Subscription Based Content For Free
Google Voted Best Internet Brand In The UK
- Google Enhances Keyword Tool; Adds Global Trend Graphs
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