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Google Commerce Search 2.0 Reups e-Tail Play

Google is refreshing Commerce Search with version 2.0, updating its optimization service geared for online retailers. With the latest release, the company is offering new features to help improve an e-commerce site's Web visibility and internal mechanics, such as search.

Commerce Search 2.0 also signals Google's latest efforts to move in on the e-commerce space led by heavyweights such as Amazon. E-Commerce Guide takes a look.

Google has taken the wraps of Google Commerce Search 2.0, the first major revision of its commerce offering that debuted last year for online retailers. The new version of the cloud-based service is available now in the United States and United Kingdom.

The hosted cloud service leverages Google's (NASDAQ: GOOG) search expertise to help smaller e-tailers better compete with the ecommerce giants such as Amazon (NASDAQ: AMZN).

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Google Hopes Commerce Search 2.0 Boosts Online Sales