25 Jan '13, 6pm

A Year Later, Google’s Block Sites Feature Remains Blocked

In 2011, Google rolled out a feature allowing searchers to block web sites they don’t like from appearing in its search results, which drew great attention . That got dropped last year , when Search Plus Your World was launched last January. A year later, Google says there are no firm plans for it to return. Google’s Blocked Sites Feature The block feature, which was released in March 2011, placed a small “block” link next to any result in Google’s listings: Clicking on that link prevented any pages from that web site from appearing again in your results at Google. At the time, Google said it was adding the feature to give searchers more control: We’re adding this feature because we believe giving you control over the results you find will provide an even more personalized and enjoyable experience on Google. Blocked Sites Goes Missing; No Plans For Return That control was ...

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