An apparent bug is currently affecting Google’s search suggestions and auto-complete function. If you try to search Google.com and begin typing, Google will show auto-complete search suggestions on the right side of the search box, instead of showing them underneath the search box.
Here is a screen shot:
Complaints. Tons of searchers, SEO Companys, SEMs and our community are not liking what they see and posted screen shots and videos of this in action. Here are some of those:
The complaints go on and on.
Is it a bug? Google has not confirmed if this is a bug or not. But based on everything we see, how it looks, this appears to be a bug. Danny Sullivan from Google believes this is a bug, as he noted on Twitter:
Fixed. Google has confirmed this was a bug and has resolved the issue. Everything is now back to normal.