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How Does Google Improve Search?

 

Have you ever wondered how Google improves search? In particular, the process they go through to refine and enhance all their search algorithms. This has become a topical issue now that it is harder to access the Google News Archive (see The Death of Google News Archive).

The process sounds complicated, but in fact it is interesting and easy to understand. Watch this video from Google to gain insight into how Google makes hundreds of enhancements to search every year. This 3 1/2 minute video is something every genealogist should watch. In a couple of minutes it will give you more insight than reading most books on the topic.

Finally, do you want to get the inside scoop on current and future developments from Google? Check out the Google Inside Search website.

Further Reading

The Death of Google News Archive

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