Google’s AI Overviews Documentation: Key SEO Insights

May 18, 2024

Google published new documentation about the AI Overviews search results feature that explains what it is and how SEOs and publishers should respond. AI Overviews shows when the user intent is to quickly understand information, especially when that information need is tied to a task. Google’s documentation makes it clear that the kinds of websites that will benefit from AI Overviews links includes “creators” (which implies video creators), ecommerce stores and other businesses. Google’s documentation says that following their guidelines for ranking in the regular search is all you have to do for ranking in AI Overviews. Google’s documentation about AI Overviews also mentions that showing links to webpages based on topics is a part of determining what sites are ranked in AI Overviews.

The source of this news is from Search Engine Journal