If you do a Google search for something and then conduct that same search on Yahoo or Bing the results are way different. Is Google deciding what we should see now?
EU accuses Google of abusing Internet search dominance
The European Union's competition chief is filing an antitrust complaint alleging Google has been abusing its dominance in Internet searches and is opening a probe into its Android mobile system. EU Competition Commissioner Margrethe Vestager said Wednesday she is "Concerned that the company has given an unfair advantage to its own comparison shopping service." Ref. USAToday
Make Sure Your Site Is Responsive
On 21st April 2015 Google will start to rank sites based on Mobile compatibility. This is to ensure mobile users can see your site. If your site is not responsive you will be ranked lower.
I have a thread here on it: SMF Updates - Updating SMF Troubles pg 2 but just quickly, SMF can be made responsive but the Mods installed will need to be looked at including the layout. Please send an Email if you want to renovate your site to be responsive.
How long has Google been warning webmasters of this because I only heard it like a week ago and its no time for webmasters to get their site changed over.
We break from Google Search to share correct from way back when:
Today is: 23rd October (GMT), in history on the 23rd of October, 1928 AD the following birth happened:
Alexander Tanev: Composer