Featured snippets disappear from the Google search results

February 16, 2024

Google no longer shows featured snippets within the Google search results as of this morning. We can confirm that as of around 7 am ET on Thursday, February 15th, featured snippets are not being presented in the search results. Featured snippets are Google Search’s machine learning based snippets that can show at the top of the results and often answer your query. Yesterday, the local pack and map search results disappeared for a couple of hours, until Google fixed that bug. It is now fixed, and I am able to see featured snippets again after about an hour or two of it not working:

The source of this news is from Search Engine Land