Google Middle Aligning Search Results?

Google Operating System reports some users are seeing Google search results center or middle aligned. For some reason, Google may be testing padding white space on the right and left of the search results.

I personally cannot replicate it but Google Operating System posted a screen shot, which I will share here as well:

google-centered

I spotted one person asking about this on Twitter about 15 hours ago:

did #google just center their search page?less than a minute ago via web

Google has been testing a lot of weird search changes recently. Such as showing several results from one domain and streaming search results as you type.

Related Topics: Channel: Consumer | Google: User Interface | Google: Web Search

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About The Author: is Search Engine Land's News Editor and owns RustyBrick, a NY based web consulting firm. He also runs Search Engine Roundtable, a popular search blog on very advanced SEM topics. Barry's personal blog is named Cartoon Barry and he can be followed on Twitter here. For more background information on Barry, see his full bio over here.

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