Yahoo Adds Products, Businesses, Events, Discussions & News To SearchMonkey

The Yahoo Search Blog announced the expansion of the SearchMonkey platform to not only include richer search results for categories such as Video, Documents, and Games but now also in the categories of Products, Local Businesses, Event, Discussions, or News. Here are some example search results that show off some of these features:

Yahoo SearchMonkey

Yahoo SearchMonkey

Yahoo SearchMonkey

Yahoo SearchMonkey

We have covered Yahoo SearchMonkey extensively here, for past articles see the Search Monkey category.

Postscript From Danny Sullivan: An important change is that those making use of Yahoo’s paid inclusion programs are now guaranteed rich results like those shown above, as long as they provide images in their data feeds.

Related Topics: Channel: Consumer | Yahoo: Search | Yahoo: Search Monkey


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