Google Unveils New 'Hummingbird' Search Algorithm

Google has announced a major shift in how it categorises and surfaces search links.

Known as 'Hummingbird', the update to its search algorithm is thought to be the first major shift for three years.

"We just changed Google's engines mid-flight - again," said Amit Singhal, senior VP, Google Search, at a presentation on Thursday.

Check out how it affects you in the video below.

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