Google appears to be testing eradicating the facet carousel within the SGE, Search Generative Expertise, interface. The facet carousel usually reveals the cardboard solutions on the suitable facet of the desktop SGE outcomes. It appears Google is testing not displaying these playing cards on the facet panel.
This was noticed by Jakub Landa, Bartosz Goralewicz pinged me about it on X. Right here is a type of screenshots:
Evaluate that take a look at above with out these playing cards on the facet panel with what I see under:
Listed below are extra examples:
💥 Google SGE is A/B testing layouts with no facet carousels 🔥That is an attention-grabbing pivot and, IMHO, one thing that can assist join the a part of the SGE reply with the precise supply.
— Bartosz Góralewicz (@bart_goralewicz) February 9, 2024
Earlier as we speak, I additionally reported that Google was displaying SGE in mobile Safari and Chrome is now not required.
Discussion board dialogue at X.