Google has launched a brand new characteristic to offer customers with extra details about the web sites that present up in search outcomes. There will likely be a menu icon subsequent to most search outcomes on Google that may be tapped to see extra details about an internet site earlier than opening it. The outline is offered by Wikipedia but when it isn’t out there, the search large will present out there context reminiscent of when Google first listed the location. The characteristic is presently rolling out in English for customers within the US on desktop, cell internet, and the Google app on Android.
Asserting the brand new characteristic via a weblog submit, Google stated that it’ll assist customers discover further info with out having to do one other search. This info is aimed to offer customers with extra context, particularly in the event that they’re looking for necessary info, reminiscent of associated to well being or finance.
Google stated that whereas customers typically come throughout outcomes from sources they’re conversant in whereas looking for info, there may additionally be websites customers are unfamiliar with. With Google’s new characteristic providing further context, customers might be able to make a extra knowledgeable choice concerning the websites they wish to go to.
The extra info offered by Google would be the most recent verified and sourced info out there on Wikipedia concerning the website, says the blogpost. If the web site does not have a Wikipedia description, Google will present customers with out there context.
With regards to job listings or native enterprise listings, there will likely be an outline of how Google sourced that info from websites on the net or from the companies. There may even be a be aware to see in case your connection to the web site is secured via HTTPS. As talked about, the characteristic is barely rolling out within the US for now.
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