Confirmed: Google Moving Search Options Above Results

In case you haven’t heard, a format change for Google search results pages.

Confirmed: Google Moving Search Options Above Results.

Google has just confirmed that all U.S. searchers will soon be getting the new interface — one that highly resembles Google’s mobile search results pages. Options to search verticals like Images, News and Maps are moved from the left-side of the page up above the top search results.

If you’re wondering, below is the share of space dedicated above the fold to editorial search results vs sponsored results and listings: