13 Jan '12, 1pm

Google’s More Personalized Results Won’t Let You Block Search Results

The ability to block web sites from search results disappeared when Google’s new Search Plus personalized results format launched this week. Blocking was a feature added with great fanfare last year. Google says it will return, but the timing is uncertain. How Blocking Worked Previously, search results had a “Block All” link that appeared below them: Selecting that would cause all sites to be dropped from your future search results. That no longer appears. We noticed the feature had been dropped earlier this week. Google told us this is a bug, and they are working on a fix: We’re still in the process of rolling out Search plus Your World, and we’re also in the process of restoring the block sites feature for users experiencing difficulties. That’s what we received on Tuesday, and it sounds fairly positive, a short-term problem. But on Thursday, Google Operating System was ...

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