Knowledge Graph

The Problem With Google’s Mission

Google’s mission is to make the world’s information accessible and useful. But has the way it’s gone about this damaged the creation of new information? Has the content creation ecosystem been unbalanced by Google’s insatiable profit motivation? And can publishers push back against this tide?

Google Launches Knowledge Graph: Direct (not SEO-able) Answers

Google launches “Knowledge Graph” which will give you direct answers in the search results pages. There is no SEO-ing it though.

At SMX London last Monday Amit Singhal was already talking about the direction Google was going in. He there gave the example of the Taj Mahal. Are you looking for information on the monument or the closest Indian restaurant with that name. Google wants to give the right answer on queries like that.