Google News "Spotlight Video" Section Launched

Google News in the U.S. launched a new section called "Spotlight Video" that showcases popular videos from news channels on YouTube. "Last year, we created the Spotlight section to feature stories of more lasting interest. Like rest of Google News, Spotlight articles are selected by our computer algorithms, that features articles such as, investigative reporting […]

Google News in the U.S. launched a new section called "Spotlight Video" that showcases popular videos from news channels on YouTube. "Last year, we created the Spotlight section to feature stories of more lasting interest. Like rest of Google News, Spotlight articles are selected by our computer algorithms, that features articles such as, investigative reporting and opinion pieces. In fact, Spotlight quickly became one of our most popular sections. So now we're shining the spotlight on videos too," informed Google.

In the right-hand column you can find new "Spotlight Video" section and check out recently popular news clips.

Also, modified the left-hand navigation. Now, as you scroll down the page, the navigation menu will move with you. This way, you can always see the sectional and hot topic quick links.

If your news organization isn't already making its video content available on YouTube and Google News, get started -read more here on how to submit your news videos to Google News.

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