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The New Normal of Worse-than-Bad Search Results

“In February 2024, we published an article warning readers not to trust product recommendations from well-known newspapers and magazines ranking at the top of Google search results.”
“I’ll take you through the tactics big media publishers use to outrank independent sites online. I’ll also cover what Google has done since we published our exposé and what they’ve announced they’re going to do.
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This dino should roll over and die.

Google is moving up on the enshittification scale.

Big media publishers are inundating the web with subpar product recommendations you can’t trust


“Savvy SEOs at big media publishers (or third-party vendors hired by them) realized that they could create pages for ‘best of’ product recommendations without the need to invest any time or effort in actually testing and reviewing the products first.”

Read More. “This dino should roll over and die.”