Knowledge Graph

The Knowledge Graph is a knowledge base used by Google to enhance its search engine's search results with semantic-search information gathered from a wide variety of sources. Knowledge Graph display was added to Google's search engine in 2012, starting in the United States, having been announced on May 16, 2012. It provides structured and detailed information about the topic in addition to a list of links to other sites. The goal is that users would be able to use this information to resolve their query without having to navigate to other sites and assemble the information themselves.
Posts about Knowledge Graph
  • The Future of The Web; Websites as Data Sources

    … Since its inception, the World Wide Web has been a medium served through a screen. Websites have always been laid as pages, with links allowing users to navigate from one page to another to find what they’re looking for. In recent years, however, we’re seeing rapid technological changes that affect how people interact with the web. Increasingly…

    Barry Adams/ State of Digital- 13 readers -
  • The ABC of Google Quick Answers

    … and bullets – which are appealing both for users and search engines – where possible. Off-page optimization: you want to focus on cultivating backlinks, so look for opportunities to write guest posts to bring links to your site. It is also important to develop a thorough content distribution system that will attract attention to your content. When people…

    Jim Yu/ Search Engine Watch- 34 readers -
  • New Google Car Pricing Knowledge Graph is Massive

    … New Google Car Pricing Knowledge Graph is Massive July 9, 2014 at 5:24 am PST By Jennifer Slegg Do you want to know how much that vehicle costs that you have your eye on? Well, Google definitely wants you to know, and has made it so there is no way to miss it – or click on any other result on the page to discover that fact for yourself…

    Jennifer Slegg/ The SEM Postin Google- 25 readers -
  • Schema WordPress Plugin for JSON-LD Structured Data

    … someone out there who prefer to get this done for them, maybe in a form of an easy to setup and use WordPress plugin that does the job and gets updates. Supported Structured Data The plugin now supports Knowledge Graph, Site Search, and Schema for Article. I will be adding more cool features and schema types as we go. Knowledge Graph The Knowledge…

    Hesham Zebida/ Famous Bloggersin SEO Google Blogging- 80 readers -
  • Are search engines ‘semantic’?

    … with experience or a certification in infant childminding which covers asthma management. The day an engine returns a list of babysitters that meets all of Mark and Claire’s requirements is the day we have semantic search. We are a far away off from this. But what about Knowledge Graphs and bases, are these semantic? Google’s Knowledge Graph…

    Search Engine Watchin Paid Search- 28 readers -