It is always a good practice to keep thinking about things you see and use without noticing how they actually are been done. Now that every household has at least three computers and every member of the family accesses internet for something or the other, it is a point to think that how actually the Google search engine manages such a huge traffic. The search engine displays the answer within seconds you press Enter, do you know the web had over 30 trillion pages, even then you get your answers almost at the very first page, and does it makes you how? Is it a magic, though Google support over 100billion searches every month but still you hardly encounter any spam? If you find factoids like that interesting, you will probably enjoying scroll through the new ‘How Search Works’.
What is ‘How Search Works’?
Recently the company launched a new super-cool info-graphic website, which is going to give you the picture of the other side and reveals for the first time some interesting proprietary information about search. Here you won’t only follow the entire life of search query journey, but you will see through clickable links to charts and graph that shows things like rise of spam, and milestones in Google’s spam-fighting technique. Here the details of technology has made approachable and understandable to more stream audience looking to gain a better understanding of what happens after they type into a search box.
What does it do?
Starting from the query till the very end result to the customer is a tedious process however it takes second to get executed. The whole process from web query to crawling, indexing and then algorithm ranking and finally the product in form of search result in front of your screen is explained here.
The lightening process of algorithm search and getting you to the exact destination is explained for the first time to the customer in fact to lay man in simple words.
How it does that?
The animated and friendly user interface of the new website is the phenomenon adopted which has made it quite stylish and easy to understand. Its captivating nature via blogs, user forums, webmaster tools, in-depth research papers graphs and statistical approach of explanation has made people wonder the split second journey from algorithm to answer is not a magic but it’s a hard work by the team.
Take a scroll through. It will definitely make you appreciate Google search a search a whole a lot more.