What is Google social Circle? — SEO Matrix Unlocked

Author Adidas Wilson
4 min readJan 20, 2024

In conjunction with Samsung’s launch event today, Google introduced a fresh approach to searching on Android phones called “Circle to Search.”

This feature enables users to conduct searches from any point on their phone through intuitive gestures such as circling, highlighting, scribbling, or tapping. Google’s aim with this addition is to make it feel more natural for users to access Google Search whenever they have a question, whether they’re watching a video, browsing photos within a social app, or chatting with a friend via messaging.

For instance, suppose you find yourself in a situation where you need assistance identifying certain items worn by a content creator in their “Outfit of the Day” video, but they haven’t provided any brand tags. In such a scenario, you can activate Circle to Search on your Android phone by simply long-pressing the home button or navigation bar. This feature allows you to select any item you see, like circling their sunglasses, and quickly discover similar and shoppable options from various online retailers. You can also scribble on the bag and tap on the boots to search for them without leaving your current location. Once you’re done, swipe away, and you’ll be right back where you started.

On other occasions, you might want to ask more complex questions about something you…

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Author Adidas Wilson

Adidas Wilson was born in Chicago, surviving a near death experience driving off a bridge in an 18 wheeler and getting hit by a train. Author and Motivator