Google: News

  • Google News spammed with drug spam, dating sites & more

    … If you go to Google News and scroll down to the health section or click on the health section to load more health news, you may be presented with a ton of spam. It looks like Google News was injected with a ton of hacked content for pharmaceutical spam, as well as unrelated dating site spam. Here is a screen shot of some of the articles…

    Barry Schwartz/ Search Engine Landin SEO Google- 15 readers -
  • How Google is tackling fake news, and why it should not do it alone

    Fact-checking and preventing fake news from appearing in search results will remain a big priority for search engines in 2017. Following the US election and Brexit, increased focus is being placed on how social networks and search engines can avoid showing “fake news” to users. However, this is a battle that search engines cannot — and more fundamentally, should not — fight alone.

    Search Engine Land- 15 readers -
  • The trouble with truth

    …Do search engines and other content distribution platforms have a responsibility to present information that is true? Columnist Janet Driscoll Miller discusses the issues surrounding this question. The post The trouble with truth appeared first on Search Engine Land. Please visit Search Engine Land for the full article…

    Janet Driscoll Miller/ Search Engine Land- 57 readers -
  • Google Testing AMP News Results In The Wild

    … As you know, Google will be releasing the AMP based search results in late February but it seems like Google is now testing the AMP pages in the wild right now, at least some searchers are seeing it now. Alberto Estrada posted a screen shot of AMP related content showing up in the Google News carousel in the mobile search results. Here…

    Barry Schwartz/ Search Engine Landin SEO Google- 12 readers -
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