Google Adding Subject Sorting To Image Search

Posted May 9, 2011

Google Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) has announced that this week they are rolling out the ability to sort pictures based on related subjects. In the screenshot above, you will notice that when you search for a general term like “london,” then Google Images will find & sort results for “london eye,” “london big ben,” “london bridge,” and “london at night.” This feature will be activated when clicking on “Sort by subject” in the left-hand panel.
Google the Sort by Subject functionality through the combination of the Google Similar Images and Google Image Swirl features being incubated in Google Labs.