I am personally seeing the new card layout when I do searches in Google News on some browsers. On Chrome Mac, I get the card layout but on Safari Mac I get the old bundled list layout. Here is a screen shot showing the layouts side by side, you can click to enlarge:This design looks more like the mobile interface for Google News search.I personally prefer the old format because it shows more sources about the same topic right on the same screen.Forum discussion at Twitter. … [Read more...] about Google News Search Results Tests Card Layout Again
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Here is a GIF of what I think is a new form of snippet feature in the Google News mobile search results. You can see how under the snippet, there is a link to expand to show "related coverage." When you click on it, it expands and shows more stories in a carousel interface.These screen shots were provided by Ankit Srivastava on Twitter:I don't believe I have seen this interface in the Google News search results before but I don't use Google News search on my mobile phone a ton.Forum discussion at Twitter. … [Read more...] about Google News Search Related Coverage Expandable Snippet Carousel
Google News on mobile, the search results, maybe have launched a new user interface. This might be from the new version of Google News from a few weeks ago, but I have never seen this user interface and I asked around and some are still seeing the old user interface for Google News.Here is what I see now, the new user interface for the Google News search results:Here is what others see for the old interface:Wissam Dandan shared a video of this update with us on Twitter:Is this a new mobile experience for @googlenews ? Cc @rustybrick pic.twitter.com/XzuKCc4S5g— Wissam Dandan (@WissamDandan) May 30, 2018 This does look new to me, does it look new to you?Forum discussion at Twitter. … [Read more...] about New Google News Search Results User Interface?
In today’s world of instant gratification, with Twitter often “scooping” traditional news sources, we still turn to professional journalists for accurate, timely news, and confirmation of the events that transpired. While “breaking” news offers instant awareness, we still want to read news accounts reported by trained pros, who have dug deeply for facts and have published stories that have been vetted by qualified editors. Nonetheless, we want “fresh” news, and increasingly we want to sample viewpoints from a diverse number of sources. We definitely don’t want yesterday’s “fish wrappers” as dated print newspapers were once called. So we turn to online news aggregators, and one of the most popular, with more than a billion users per week, according to Google, is Google News. With good reason: Google News offers 72 editions in 30 languages, drawing content from more than 50,000 sources. Only one problem: In recent months, … [Read more...] about When Google News Fails, Here’s How To Fix It
Universal Search is the biggest thing to happen to search since the Florida update and when Google rolled out Universal Search is rewrote the rules on search marketing and SEO. Greg Jarboe says that the changes brought abot in Universal Search were the most radical change to search; ever. Jarboe uses examples of Google searches in a timeline fashion, showing the results for iPhone as provided by Google News in the normal Google search results. Jarboe then shows how a YouTube hosted video by Apple also appears in the results. The next step was the integration of images in Google results, then movie times and news results embedded in Google results and then Google Blog Search results are also integrated into the Universal Search results. Suddenly Image, Blog Search, News, Local, Finance and Video Search results are all being served on the Google Universal results ‘front page’. Another example is a search for Hurricane Dean on Google with News & Blog results… but … [Read more...] about Google Universal Search : Invasion of News, Video & Blogs