SearchCap: The Day In Search, December 6, 2007

Below is what happened in search today, as reported on Search Engine Land and from other places across the web. From Search Engine Land: Google Finds Dead Man Living In Panama CityWoman found canoeist photo via Google from the Guardian Unlimited reports a dead man was found alive with the help of a Google search. […]

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Below is what happened in search today, as reported on
Search Engine Land and from other
places across the web.

From Search Engine Land:


  • Google Finds Dead Man Living In Panama City

    Woman found canoeist photo via Google from the Guardian Unlimited reports a dead man was found alive with the help of a Google search. John Darwin was declared dead in 2003 after not returning from a canoeing trip in March 2002. Mrs. Darwin claimed initially she thought he was dead…

  • Inaugural Werewolves Search Spam Card Game At PubCon Vegas

    Last night in Vegas, SEOmoz held a card game featuring well-known names in the SEM industry. The game is based on the rules of the Werewolf card game but it features white hats and black hats, with pictures of folks in the industry. Ian Kennedy posted coverage with pictures of…

  • More Fingers Spotted In Google Book Search

    Google Books Adds Hand Scans from TechCrunch reports finding more scans of fingers in Google Book Search. This time the fingers were spotted in a copy of the 1855 edition of “The Gentleman’s Magazine” on this page. This is not the first time we have seen fingers in Google Book…

  • Larry Page & Lucy Southworth To Marry At Branson’s Necker Island

    We reported that Google’s founder, Larry Page will be marrying his long time girlfriend, Lucy Southworth this weekend. But at that time we did not know that many details. The NY Post has posted more details about the wedding. Reportedly, the wedding will be on a small Caribbean island named…

  • Search Conference Coverage 2007: SES Chicago Day Three & PubCon Vegas Day Two

    Today is the third day of SES Chicago, and the second day of PubCon Vegas. Here is a recap of the coverage I found for the sessions both conferences, all mixed together….

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Barry Schwartz
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Barry Schwartz is a technologist and a Contributing Editor to Search Engine Land and a member of the programming team for SMX events. He owns RustyBrick, a NY based web consulting firm. He also runs Search Engine Roundtable, a popular search blog on very advanced SEM topics.

In 2019, Barry was awarded the Outstanding Community Services Award from Search Engine Land, in 2018 he was awarded the US Search Awards the "US Search Personality Of The Year," you can learn more over here and in 2023 he was listed as a top 50 most influential PPCer by Marketing O'Clock.

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