Daily Search Forum Recap: October 24, 2023

Oct 24, 2023 - 4:00 pm 0 by

Here is a recap of what happened in the search forums today, through the eyes of the Search Engine Roundtable and other search forums on the web.

Google Ads is testing a new dynamic overview carousel feature. Google is testing displaying user uploaded product images. Google knowledge panels show data for people also search for cards. Google local listings can show how soon you can get an appointment at a medical office. Google lets you filter products for in stock nearby.

Search Engine Roundtable Stories:

  • Google Ads New Dynamic Overview Carousel
    Google Ads is testing (or rolling out) a new overview design for the advertiser console. It lets you pick which metrics you want to show in that view, and you can then scroll through them horizontally if they don't fit on the screen.
  • Google Search Tests Displaying User Uploaded Images For Products Results
    Google seems to be testing displaying user-uploaded product images within the Google Search product section. So that when you click on a product, instead of showing the official product image, it pulls a user-uploaded version.
  • Google Knowledge Panel Cards 'People Also Search For' Data Overlays
    Google seems to have fully rolled out data overlays on top of the knowledge panel cards for both the main card and the sub-cards for the people also search for section. This not only shows you data answering your specific query but also shows you the same data point for other people related to that query.
  • Google Local Listings Show How Soon You Can Get A Doctor Appointment
    Google is now showing for some urgent cares and other medical offices, how long it would take to get an appointment at that facility. This shows both in the local pack and also in the specific local listing.
  • Google Search Product Overlay Nearby Store Filter
    For many years now, Google Search has offered ways to find products that are in stores near your location. Now the product overlay feature within Google Search also lets you filter by nearby stores.
  • Krav Maga At Google Dublin
    Google held a Krav Maga class at the Google Dublin office. Krav Maga is an Israeli martial art. Developed for the Israel Defense Forces, it is derived from a combination of techniques used in aikido,

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