There are numerous reports of a feature in Google News search that is not working. Specifically the location operator is currently not functioning. So if you type [keyword location:countryname] that is not restricting the results to that country anymore.The complaints started coming in a few days ago in the Google News Help forums. The user wrote:Hi! I do a lot of country-specific searching using the "location:" operator, and it seems to have suddenlt stopped working.Example - this search should just return Spanish-language article from Mexico.But all of the articles (have scrolled through a couple of pages now) are from US and UK today - all of the rest of my usual searches are coming up like this too...has the location operator been retired or something!?No one from Google has directly responded within the thread but Danny Sullivan from Google said he is looking into it on Twitter.Forum discussion at Google News Help. … [Read more...] about Google News Location Operator Is Not Working
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Since Google first overhauled their mobile news app, it was inevitable that changes to desktop news search were coming. In a recent tweet from Google News Initiative, plans have been announced to to redesign desktop news search to match mobile platforms. Google say they have introduced this new design to organise articles in a more clear, coherent way that makes finding specific news easier. A preview of this new design change can be seen in the tweet: Emphasis has been placed on prioritising reputable publishers rather than catchy headlines. Granular fine tuning is also reportedly available in fine tuning search results to current articles from publications. Pushes for this change have also come at a time when increased pressure from publishers exists to remove fake news. Subsequently allowing Google to better facilitate the needs of users. New interface designs take time to adjust to, and people are certainly going to fondly miss the old Google News layout. Especially when the … [Read more...] about Google redesigns Google News tab on desktop browsers
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
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?
share tweet share pin it e-mail share Ah, shoot. With blockbuster search terms like ‘Firefox’ or money keywords like ‘LTE,’ at some point it feels like you just start running out of SEO ideas. Sometimes the best site structures, the most beautiful content and even the most sustainable link building, fail to make any headway. With difficult keywords like these, only sheer size counts – whether it be the website or the financial commitment. News Still Sells Luckily for us, you no longer have to be chip.de to land the best positions, even with hot topic keywords like ‘Firefox’ and ‘LTE’. So how can a site get ahead – you ask? With a Google News snippet in the Universal Search. Here, even a small regional provider with a cost-optimized production website can hold top positions, as we can see in the image below. Of course, this doesn’t always work and it requires a certain amount of effort. … [Read more...] about 6 tips to make things work with Google News –