Google Helping Mobile Publishing? Some Publishers Are Not So Sure

Daisuke Wakabayashi, CC BY-SA, Jan 03, 2017
Commentary by Stephen Downes
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mentioned Facebook's Instant Articles yesterday and the trap they pose to publishers. According to this article, publishers are also experiencing issues with Google's Accelerated Mobile Pages (AMP). "Google, to speed up AMP, stores copies of publisher’s pages and serves them from its own internet network. So when a reader clicks an AMP link, the address bar at the top of the page displays google.com instead of the actual web address from the publisher. 'It looks like a Google story,' said Danny Sullivan."

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