Google is lastly rolling out the local search features previewed previously this year, including the capability to browse your environments with your phone’s cam.
At Google’s Search On virtual conference in September, the business had people buzzing over its ingenious updates to regional search.
Google previewed an option to search for restaurants by dish and a brand-new search capability constructed into Google Maps’ Live View.
Those updates and more are now offered. Here’s an overview of the regional search updates introducing today.
Updates To Google Resident Search
Search With Live View
Starting next week, search with Google Maps Live View is presenting in London, Los Angeles, New York, Paris, San Francisco, and Tokyo on Android and iOS.
Screenshot from: blog.google/ products/maps/new-maps-updates-to-help-you-make-the-most-of-the-holidays/, November 2022. Search with Live View permits you to utilize your phone’s camera to find info about places around you. Learn whether a service is open, how busy it is, the rate range, and its star ranking.
Search For Dining Establishments By Dish
There are two new ways to find dining establishments in your city.
Look for dining establishments that serve a specific dish by either typing it in manually or performing a visual search with Google Lens.
Screenshot from: blog.google/ products/search/searching-for-holiday-meals/, November 2022. Screenshot from: blog.google/ products/search/searching-for-holiday-
meals/, November 2022. Google’s’ multisearch near me ‘is launching today in English in the U.S. Now, you can use Lens in the Google app to snap an image or take a screenshot of a meal, include the words ‘near me,’ and instantly find a place that sells it close by.
Find Quick Charging Stations For Electric Automobiles
Google is adding a filter to searches for electrical vehicle charge stations that make it simpler to find quick chargers.
Screenshot from: blog.google/ products/maps/new-maps-updates-to-help-you-make-the-most-of-the-holidays/, November 2022. Look for”EV charging stations” and
choose the “fast charge” filter. You’ll see stations with battery chargers 50kW or greater. You can likewise filter for stations that offer your EV’s plug type in more nations. These features are live now on Android and iOS in nations where
EV charging stations are available. Discover Wheelchair Accessible Places In More Countries The capability to browse Google for
wheelchair-accessible, stair-free places is now readily available worldwide. After switching on the” Available Places”setting in the Google Maps app, you’ll see a wheelchair icon in service
profiles if it has an accessible entryway. If an area isn’t wheelchair-accessible, you’ll see the very same icon with a strikethrough. Source: Google Featured Image: BestForBest/Best SMM Panel