en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Search_engine_manipulation_effect

The search engine manipulation effect (SEME) is the change in consumer preferences from manipulations of search results by search engine providers. SEME ...

www.emeraldinsight.com/doi/abs/10.1108/14779960710837623

To investigate how search engine users manipulate the rankings of search results. Search engines employ different ranking methods in order to display the  ...

www.marketwatch.com/story/google-workers-mulled-manipulating-search-engine-results-in-wake-of-trumps-travel-ban-2018-09-20

Sep 20, 2018 ... Days after the Trump administration instituted a controversial travel ban in January 2017, Google employees discussed ways they might be ...

searchengineland.com/search-engine-manipulation-252440

Jun 22, 2016 ... Such search engine manipulation harms what is most valuable to users about search: the quality (i.e., relevance) of our search results for users.

www.good.is/articles/election-primaries-google-search-ranking-manipulation

Jun 4, 2018 ... Search engines do have the capacity to shift people's opinions, including ... search results on any topic (including elections) to manipulate user ...

www.zdnet.com/article/google-search-results-listings-can-be-manipulated-for-propaganda

Jan 9, 2019 ... A feature of the Google search engine lets threat actors alter search results in a way that could be used to push political propaganda, ...

www.quora.com/Can-you-manipulate-Google-search-results

Oct 7, 2016 ... This controversial new search engine reveals so much more. Just click the link to ... Can anyone manipulate the Google search results? Can we rely on them for ...

www.engadget.com/2015/03/20/ftc-report-google-search-bias

Mar 20, 2015 ... A few years ago, the FTC decided not to pursue an antitrust lawsuit against Google despite finding that its search algorithm really was biased.

time.com/5318918/search-results-engine-google-bias-trusted-sources

Jun 26, 2018 ... Search engines like Google and Bing struggle with bias and distortion. It's time we start teaching people how to get better search results. ... Organized hate groups can also manipulate rankings with social media campaigns.