According to a new report from RankRanger, Google AMP results shown in the Google News section for mobile users have more than doubled in the past several days.
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A few weeks ago, Google AMP content was showing in Google News for about 30% of the news results. Now 70% of the Google News results are returning AMP content.
The number of AMP optimized news articles appearing within Google’s Top Stories on mobile has grown exponentially across the globe.
Mordy Oberstein from RankRanger said, “As of today, of the 12 countries we show displaying AMP news results, only one (Japan) has a mobile News Box containing less than 50% AMP results within it… 100% of all the results in Google’s mobile News Box on the Indian SERP are now AMP. Just consider that as of January 1st, India did not show any AMP articles within mobile’s Top Stories.”
Here’s a chart which depicts AMP within news results more than doubles in the US between January 26 – 29.
And here is a chart showing the rollout and increase by country:
Bottom line: If you want your content to be found by mobile users in Google News, now is the right time to enable Google AMP on your site.
WordPress users can download AMP project plugin from here to enable AMP on your WordPress sites.
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