Google Alerts is given another design overhaul with a focus on discoverability

Google Alerts is given another design overhaul with a focus on discoverability

You would’ve been forgiven for thinking Google Alerts were a thing of the past, but back in January the internet giant gave the popular notifications service a significant lick of paint, representing its first notable upgrade in a while.

But now, Google Alerts has been given what could be described as its biggest aesthetic overhaul yet. The first thing you see when you access the page is a giant search box followed by your current alerts, which can be deleted or edited on the spot.

Google Alerts
Search & Current Alerts

Another conference. “Great.”

This one’s different, trust us. Our new event for New York is focused on quality, not quantity.

You’ll also now see a list of suggested alerts directly below this, covering everything from companies and people to countries and musicians.

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Suggested Alerts

It’s definitely a lot cleaner looking, and it’s clear that this is being geared towards discoverability with a more general audience, though perhaps those with a need for Google Alerts were perfectly fine with the old interface, even if it was a bit more scrappy.

➀ Google Alerts [Via Search Engine Land]

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