Aug 3, 2007 122 readsby Navneet Kaushal

Mike Grehan writes about a new feature first seen on Google.co.uk.

Apparently while searching for 'digital cameras' in the British Google site, at the end of the SERP was a box saying:

“Know of a better page for digital cameras? Suggest one!”

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Now, after selecting the option, the message changes to:

“Next time, we’ll place it up top for you, with this marker: *”

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Grehan writes, "Yes, you get to input the URL of a favourite page on the query subject, click the button and , of course, you're taken to your Google account to log in to your personalized search. Next time you search for digital cameras, your favourite page is up top with a little marker."

Seeing the pointless ness of this feature, Joe Dolson writes:

"So…if you already know of the best resource, why are you searching in the first place? The only value I can really see to this is to hope you can game the search engines — and that's a pretty dubious perk. I suppose you could use it as a sort of pseudo-bookmark resource in your Google account."

Navneet Kaushal

Navneet Kaushal

Navneet Kaushal is the founder and CEO of PageTraffic, an SEO Agency in India with offices in Chicago, Mumbai and London. A leading search strategist, Navneet helps clients maintain an edge in search engines and the online media. Navneet's expertise has established PageTraffic as one of the most awarded and successful search marketing agencies.
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