29 Nov '17, 1pm

Google To Review Obscure Search Results Showing More Ads Than Organic Results

Google To Review Obscure Search Results Showing More Ads Than Organic Results

For years Google has sometimes, for very obscure and restrictive queries, has potentially shown more AdWords ads than organic results in the search results page. This has come up from time to time and we honestly stopped covering virtually all the cases. But Danny Sullivan from Google has said he will share this feedback with the team. In short, someone was upset that when he searched for [site:www.papworthhospital.nhs.uk ransomware ] more ads than organic results came up. You wonder why I don’t use Google? The ads get a bit overwhelming. I did a search. To help you, the second picture (same search) marks the ads. pic.twitter.com/9qjMQ7bIGM — Charles Arthur (@charlesarthur) November 28, 2017 Here is the screen shot he shared: When I search for it, I get two ads and two organic results: That being said, when Google has no organic results to show and the ads are available, t...

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