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Google Directing Song-Lyric Searchers To "Play" Store

When people do a Google search for a “song name” plus “lyrics,” the top results now come courtesy of Google itself. Among other implications, the change “may reduce the number of visits to music lyrics sites that now rank highly in Google Search,” TechCrunch reports. “Google is just showing longer snippets of the lyrics with a link that points to Google Play … or in other words, it’s a case of Google promoting its own content above search results pointing to third-party websites.”

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