Although Google Glass is still not available to the public, the company’s next project is surely turning a lot of heads. Everyone wants a piece of these eyewear computers and everyone wants to be a part of something truly high-tech. However, small businesses that put a heavy emphasis on SEO for success will have to look at the new device in a different light. It might be fun and absolutely awesome, sure, but how will it affect SEO?
How Google Glass Works
For those who are unfamiliar, Google Glass is a device that was introduced by Google in April 2012. It is still only available to a few Google employees and select consumers, but it will someday be released to the public (no idea when that day might come).
The idea behind Google Glass is to give you an outlet that does everything your smartphone does except you don’t have to pull out your phone. With Google Glass, which looks just like glasses with a small computer on the side, information will show up in front of your eyes. A few features include:
One notable thing to keep in mind about Google Glass is the idea that you aren’t going to be looking at a computer screen all day long. The messages only show up when you need them. It’s also good to know that Google Glass will not allow any advertisements, so no user has to worry about ads popping up all day long.
Google Glass SEO Considerations
When it comes to SEO, it’s interesting to think about how Google Glass will change the search game. Through voice commands, users will be able to search for whatever they wish (of course using the Google search engine). This means that SEO is still important. Two major things will change when using Google Glass as opposed to a desktop or smartphone:
You can learn more about Google Glass by visiting the Google Glass start. Here you will be able to check out all of the features and watch a video about Google Glass and how it feels.