Google tries to bring more transparency to news content with help from The Trust Project

Google will display indicators to help distinguish between quality journalism and false information in search and elsewhere.

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Google News adds new referral URL source that publishers should begin tracking

Google tells publishers to add news.url.google.com to the Google News referral tracking sources.

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Google adds new knowledge panel to provide information about news publishers

In an effort to combat fake news and equip searchers with more data about news sources, Google has released a new publisher knowledge graph.

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Google promises to improve accuracy of tweets shown in search results

After misinformation surfaced in the Google search results under the Twitter section for the Texas church shooter’s name, Google has promised to make changes.

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Google announces new Poynter partnership to train more news fact checkers globally

Support of the International Fact-Checking Network will provide tools and training for more fact checkers around the world.

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Google adds structured data for subscription & paywalled content for new flexible sampling program

Excited for the new flexible sampling program for Google web search and Google News? Well, make sure you don’t get in trouble for cloaking by using this new structured data.

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Google: First Click Free is over, being replaced by ‘flexible sampling’

Google is rolling out a suite of tools to help news publishers drive more subscription revenue.

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Report: Google ending ‘first click free’ to help publishers boost subscriptions

The WSJ pulled out of FCF and saw traffic losses but higher subscription revenue.

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