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Methods and systems for improving user search experience with a search engine by providing a way for associated users to create and share personalized lists of local search results and/or advertisements through endorsements of such local search results and/or ads. Local search endorsements can be used to personalize the search engine's ranking of local search results by offering a way for users to re-rank the results for themselves and for those who trust them.

Title
Methods and systems for endorsing local search results
Application Number
12/912037
Publication Number
8489586 (B2)
Application Date
October 26, 2010
Publication Date
July 16, 2013
Inventor
Celia Saino
San Francisco
CA, US
Sumit Agarwal
Washington
DC, US
Thomas Christopher Korte
San Francsico
CA, US
Agent
Fish & Richardson P C
Assignee
Google
CA, US
IPC
G06F 17/30
G06F 7/00
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