Google News in new vertical format

Google is testing a new vertical format, which’s more of a mobile device driven format than the usual newspaper style spread Google News. Notice the “featured stories” and a “featured photo” to the right, with “popular and interesting stories” listed in a blogroll type setting down the right side of the new Google News. Unlike the traditional […]

Google is testing a new vertical format, which’s more of a mobile device driven format than the usual newspaper style spread Google News. Notice the “featured stories” and a “featured photo” to the right, with “popular and interesting stories” listed in a blogroll type setting down the right side of the new Google News. Unlike the traditional Google News, this new layout forces the user to scroll way down the page to view the interesting vertical news of the day, which may be an attempt to drive lazy Google News readers to customize personalized Google News a bit more.

Source:→ SEJ