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Google directing you off their homepage as fast as they can

14 September 2010 BY

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The newest addition to Instant Search is popping up now. Google wants you off their homepage as fast as they can. The subtle change Google made in their philosophy page last week, which Searchengineland noticed, might have not been a mistake after all. Google really wants you off their homepage as fast as they can. If you go to your Google homepage and you start typing you will be directed off the homepage immediately into the SERPS where Google Instant goes and does its job. I didn’t see this last week, maybe it was there back then, but one thing is for sure, the time spent on the Google homepage will not increase because of this.

Check out what happens and try for yourself!

Go check out the post “Google tests show: Google planning on killing organic all together?” for more changes made by Google.

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Bas van den Beld is a speaker, trainer and online marketing strategist. Bas is the founder of Stateofdigital.com. -- You can hire Bas to speak, train or consult.
  • http://blackburnseoconsultant.co.uk SEO Consultant

    Interesting point. Google Instant I believe is an add-on to the search bar and nothing to do with ay algorithmic change.

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Nice job, you found it!

Now, go try out the 12th one:

Use Google Translate to bypass a paywall...

Ran into a page you can't read because it is blocked or paywalled? Here's a quick trick (doesn't always work, but often does!):

Type the page into Google translate (replace the example with the page you want):

http://translate.google.com/translate?sl=ja&tl=en&u=http://example.com/

How about that!?

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