What’s New in SEO for February 22, 2011

Writing by SEO Journal

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:
An update to Google Social Search
Google has made a few updates to its social search. Social search results will now be mixed throughout your results based on their relevance and Google has added notes for links that people have shared on Twitter or other sites. They are also giving the user more control over how they connect accounts.

WHAT’S NEW THIS WEEK WITH YAHOO!:
Live World Cup Cricket Action from Y! Search
Yahoo! wants to provide its users with answers, not just links, and is doing just that with the Cricket World Cup. Yahoo! Search users can now see live scores, schedules, and player profiles on a search result page.

WHAT’S NEW THIS WEEK WITH BING:
New Bing Bar available for download today
Bing announced the launch of Bing Bar, which users can download to get quick access to everything that they do online. The Bing Bar centralizes the most common things that you do and helps you discover new features that let you get the most out of Bing.

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!