Google News Displaying YouTube Logo Next to Video Links!


Check this out, I went to Google News today and saw this additional You Tube Link and Logo feature:

Click below to see “full screen” grab here:
Google uses YouTube logo/icons to boost CTR

Now, I’m not saying anything definitive – but Yahoo! started to serve favicons next to their premium listing titles recently in an attempt to boost CTR – personally, I think Google has taken notice and is doing some testing of their own.

IMHO: This will send a ton of traffic to YouTube and is probably just a start of the ways they will increase RPS across their sister properties/apps.


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