//Hurricane Florence's query shows that Google no longer provides any search results in web search

Hurricane Florence's query shows that Google no longer provides any search results in web search

 

 

Last March, Google performed a limited test where did not display the search results in the web search results and posted only responses about the search. hour, calculations and conversions. Google promptly ended the test after only a few weeks of testing.

According to Valentin Pletzer, Google can still test this feature, which tracks the various Google tests in the search results. He shared this screenshot on Twitter :

Valentin also shared the same version with the results of the search:

When Google ended the test in March, Google's Danny Sullivan said, "We have enough data and feedback – which is appreciated – to conclude that the condensed experience should stop for the moment. The team will seek to improve when and how it appears. "

We've sent an email to Google to learn more about their ability to retest search results and we'll update this message as soon as we get an answer.

Postscript: Google's Danny Sullivan suspects that it's a kind of bug or glitch and they are reviewing this report:

And the exact URL would also be useful. This is probably a problem.

– Danny Sullivan (@dannysullivan) September 12, 2018

About the author

Barry Schwartz is the Search Engine Land News Editor and owns RustyBrick a New York-based web consulting firm. He also directs Search Engine Roundtable a popular research blog on SEM topics.