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Danny Sullivan writes: Google is testing a number of changes to its search results, including a way for select publishers to enhance their page descriptions, a way for searchers to jump to sub-sections of a web page and automatically correcting misspelled queries, to some degree.
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from planetc1 1950 Days ago #
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Doing a "sushi" search I don’t yet see enhanced listings but the stars are likely going to be an attention grabber. Doing a "sushi" search does show a nice mix of universal results which includes video, local business listings, shopping, and organic.Lots of opportunities with price listing. Going to follow this closely.

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from TheMediaCollective 1950 Days ago #
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Google is upping the game with its enhanced features across the board. To date have noticed results by the listing comment ability within search results. This latest is interesting to see how this plays out with the term "select" and how they determine rank or what results actually show.

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from sammy 1948 Days ago #
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Why the heck services as citysearch and Zagat aren’t using the hReview standard ? Those are not nice Microformats at all...http://microformats.org/wiki/hreview

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from andrewsho 1946 Days ago #
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While the stars thing is good I am guessing the pagelinks thing is where the SEO action is going to be.  I can already envision entire strategies around pairing targeted anchor links with page titles to create a whammy of a search result.

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from ianmacfarlane 1946 Days ago #
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@sammy - agree entirely, standardised Microformats are the only way this will work across multiple search engines in the future. Kudos to Yahoo! for picking standard Microformats for SearchMonkey.

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