Tag Archives: Google search results

Google Search Lead: I Can’t Go After Individual Problems In Search Results

We all know how bad some feature snippets in Google's search results can look but even if you point it out to one of Google's lead search engineers...

Are Google Search Snippets Showing False Dates?

The other day, Bill Hartzer posted that he saw Google showing inaccurate and false dates on his articles within the Google search results. Now I see a WebmasterWorld thread started by the administrator there, with a similar complaint...
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HTTPS Pages on Front Page of Google Could Reach 50% by June 2017 by @MattGSouthern

HTTPs pages on the front page of Google search results could reach 50% by late May/early June 2017.

The post HTTPS Pages on Front Page of Google Could Reach 50% by June 2017 by @MattGSouthern appeared first on Search Engine Journal.

Google: Manipulating Browser Back Button Doesn’t Impact Search Rankings

Google's John Mueller said in the recent webmaster hangout at the 11:55 mark that those who implement the method of disabling the browser back button will not benefit or be hurt in the Google search results. In short...

Google Featured Snippets Now Always With People Also Ask?

It appears that whenever a featured snippet comes up in the Google search results that it is now always followed by the people also ask feature. So you have a featured snippet at the top of the results and then right after it is this people also ask feature...

Google Search Asking Searchers About Their Trips

Dharmi Gohil shared a screen shot with me on Twitter of a new type of feedback box in the Google search results. This was not about rating how happy you were with the search results but asking about someone's trip to a hotel...

Is Google AdWords Testing Underlining Display URLs?

Ronnie Jones shared a screen shot on Twitter of the Google search results, specifically the AdWords listings...

Google Returns Porn For Sexy Black Mom But Not For Sexy White Mom

There is a massive thread in the Google Web Search Help forums that started about a week ago with complaints about how Google's search results are biased and racist. This specifically compares a search in Google Image search for [sexy white mom] vs [sexy black mom]...
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Google Starts Showcasing ‘Videos From the Web’ in Knowledge Panels by @MattGSouthern

A new and unannounced feature has been spotted in Google search results which highlights popular videos from the web.

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Google My Business tests a messaging feature to chat with your customers

New pilot feature in Google My Business lets you do live chat with your customers directly from the Google search results. The post Google My Business tests a messaging feature to chat with your customers appeared first on Search Engine Land.

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