Google Showing Real Time Results for Names

October 28, 2010 // Internet Fun, Search Engines, seo

As well as the Google local results changing today and causing quite a stir I’ve noticed Google is now showing real time search results taken from twitter in the organic SERPS when you search for names. I searched for my own name (sometimes it’s interesting to see what comes up..) and the screen grab below was shown:

I looked for other results such as Rand Fishkin and Dave Naylor and got the same.

Matt Ridout

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My name is Matt Ridout, I've been working in digital marketing for 9 years; worked for agencies and currently Head of SEO at fashion startup called Farfetch. Try to test my own theories.

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