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Friday, September 11, 2009

Google Displaying Anchor Jump Links in Snippets

Many pages on the web are divided into named sections which can be linked to like #this. Google is now showing direct links to those anchors sometimes. Take a look at the top result for the search query shipping labels ebay seller information; here, in the snippet area the text starts with “Jump to Save on Shipping Costs”, the latter being linked to

Previously, Google already started to show jump links for Wikipedia.

[Thanks Russell via email and WebSonic via Search Engine Land!]


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