Google calls Search Plus Your World ‘a learning experience’ as it works to tweak formula

Search plus Your World

When Google unveiled “Search, plus Your World” earlier this year, the feature — which prioritizes Google+ content in search results — immediately drew the ire of competing social networks. The largest outcry came from Twitter, which called the move “bad for people, publishers, news organizations and Twitter users.” It’s also believed that some Facebook pages have seen a drop in Google-sourced traffic since January.

Thankfully it seems the folks in Mountain View are at least open to experimenting with the Search, plus Your World formula. In an interview with The Telegraph, Senior Vice President of Engineering Amit Singhal reveals that personalized Google+ results “have now settled in a place which were better than when we launched.”…

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