Simplifying E-commerce, CRM, CMS Implementation | Pte. Ltd.

Home > Main > SEO > Google News With A Suggestive Twist

Google News With A Suggestive Twist

Lucky us! Googler Jon McAlister has spent some of his Google free time working on a Google Suggest solution for Google News, and now we can try it out at Currently Google News Suggest is for English only.

It works like the Web version of Google Suggest -- start entering your query and a dropdown menu will appear with suggestions. I did a search for baseball and got several variations on the Durham Bulls player who got ejected for throwing a bat into an umpire's chest. Strangely enough I also got a couple of suggestions for variations on the phrase "base jumper".

This might also help with spelling too. I can't spell Kaavya Viswanathan, but as I began entering her name I got as far as Kaa before Google News Suggest jumped in with the full name and several variants of relevant searches.

I hope Google integrates this into the News search already. It's nice. And hey, while we're sitting here looking at Google News, does anybody believe that Google News searches only 4500 sources? The source number has been 4500 for months. I would guess it's a lot more than that by now. Unfortunately I couldn't get Google News Suggest to suggest anything when I tried to get suggestions using special syntax (source:, etc.)

Survey Awards

(0 votes, average 0 out of 5)

Survey Comments

Social Media Tags
  • Amazon SEO: Everything You Need To Know

    Seeing your competitors’ products that you know are inferior quality appearing on page 1 of Amazon search results. It’s as if they offered up a sacrifice to the A9 in return for that prime real estate. Okay, now what? Your Amazon SEO isn’t so ...
  • Jason Acidre - The Search Community Honors You

    This is part of the say something nice about an SEO/SEM series - feel free to nominate someone over here. Jason Acidre is 32 years old and lives in Quezon City, Metro Manila, Philippines with his wife, Gianina Belle Acidre and their two kids - they are ...
  • SEO Movements – Importance of Search Engine Rankings

    There have been a lot of developments in search engine optimization since the beginning of this year. At the same time, more companies are likely to join the bandwagon and utilize the search engine optimization for their needs in internet marketing.

Subscribe our FREE
Insider's Newsletter. Your
email is 100% secure with us.
Join Us On Facebook Follow Us On Twitter Social Media Tags     RSS Feed

Forgot Password? Username?
Create an account
We have 106 guests online