Category Archives: Google Search

‘Best excuses for missing work’: the Google search taking the world by storm in the RTO era

By Clint Rainey November 02, 2022   Back to the office, you say? Workers may say, not so fast. With return-to-office mandates looming or already in effect, a new report shows that employees have been increasingly turning to Google for plausible excuses to stay home, or even skip the workday entirely.   The new study, released Tuesday … Continue reading ‘Best excuses for missing work’: the Google search taking the world by storm in the RTO era

Google Focuses On Making Search More Visual For The TikTok Era

Google Focuses On Making Search More Visual For The TikTok Era by Laurie Sullivan  @lauriesullivan, September 28, 2022 Google will change the traditional search experience, allowing users to more naturally explore information. The company on Wednesday, at its Search On event, showed how advancements in artificial intelligence (AI) enable its developers to transform its products, … Continue reading Google Focuses On Making Search More Visual For The TikTok Era

Google Exclusivity And DOJ’s Battle Over Search

Google Exclusivity And DOJ’s Battle Over Search by Laurie Sullivan  @lauriesullivan, September 9, 2022 Google pays billions of dollars to other companies — Apple, Samsung Electronics, etc. — to keep its search as the default option on phones and in browsers, something the Department of Justice (DOJ) believes creates an illegal dominance over the search … Continue reading Google Exclusivity And DOJ’s Battle Over Search

Google’s search tweaks will help prioritize quality websites in results

By Jessica Bursztynsky   August 18, 2022   Google announced Thursday a series of updates meant to better prioritize quality websites in search results, helping users find more reliable sources. The tweaks are part of the company’s long-term work in promoting quality content on Search, as some users complain that their results have become too … Continue reading Google’s search tweaks will help prioritize quality websites in results

Google Search Outage Causes Issues With Quality And Indexing

Google Search Outage Causes Issues With Quality And Indexing by Laurie Sullivan  @lauriesullivan, August 9, 2022 Google Search briefly experienced complications from a nearby electrical fire that lead to longer page-load times, errors, and empty search results. An electrical fire at a Google data center in Council Bluffs, Iowa, injuring three electricians working on a substation … Continue reading Google Search Outage Causes Issues With Quality And Indexing