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Google follows both models; pagination and progressive loading at the same time but for different pages.

e.g. for images like here, you can see that there is progressive loading and after a certain moment, a CTA saying "Show more results" come which can show the other set of results but when you search in general like this then after a certain points, pagination option comes.

Google Image search

Ggogle normal search

The reason for this is when you do the image search, you are not looking for something particular and many results can solve your purpose of search but in the case of news and all results, you are looking for something particular and there are high chances that your required answer can arrive on the first page of results.

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Google follows both models; pagination and progressive loading at the same time but for different pages.

e.g. for images like here, you can see that there is progressive loading and after a certain moment, a CTA saying "Show more results" come which can show the other set of results but when you search in general like this then after a certain points, pagination option comes.

Google Image search

Ggogle normal search

The reason for this is when you do the image search, you are not looking for something particular and many results can solve your purpose of search but in the case of news and all results, you are looking for something particular and there are high chances that your required answer can arrive on the first page of results.

Google follows both models; pagination and progressive loading at the same time but for different pages.

e.g. for images like here, you can see that there is progressive loading and after a certain moment, a CTA saying "Show more results" come which can show the other set of results but when you search in general like this then after a certain points, pagination option comes.

Google Image search

Ggogle normal search

The reason for this is when you do the image search, you are not looking for something particular and many results can solve your purpose of search but in the case of news and all results, you are looking for something particular and there are high chances that your required answer can arrive on the first page of results.

You can find this quote here too.

In general, an infinite scroll works well for something like Twitter where users consuming an endlessly flowing stream of data without looking for anything in particular, while pagination interface is good for search results pages where people are looking for a specific item and where the location of all the items the user has viewed matter.

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Google follows both models; pagination and progressive loading at the same time but for different pages.

e.g. for images like here, you can see that there is progressive loading and after a certain moment, a CTA saying "Show more results" come which can show the other set of results but when you search in general like this then after a certain points, pagination option comes.

Google Image search

Ggogle normal search

The reason for this is when you do the image search, you are not looking for something particular and many results can solve your purpose of search but in the case of news and all results, you are looking for something particular and there are high chances that your required answer can arrive on the first page of results.