14 Jun '11, 10pm
Instant Pages: Google Plans to Preload #1 Search Result
Ranking #1 on Google is about to get a major new perk. Today at a live event, dubbed Inside Search , Google has unveiled several innovative new search features including one that could make your website load faster than you ever thought possible. Along with Voice Search for desktop, Google has introduced a brand new concept in search; preloading the webpage of the first search result. As a user performs a search query Google will use web rendering technology to load webpages from search results behind the scenes. When the user navigates to the top search result the website has already been loaded and the site renders instantly. Coming to Chrome Browser Soon Google’s Amit Singhal states pages load 3 to 5 times faster for the average user. VentureBeat reports the feature is now available on the developer version of Google chrome and will début in the public beta later this w...