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What's the sound of PageRank falling?

Google's recent update of PageRank and the dropping of PageRank of sites believed to be buying and/or selling text links has created a lot of buzz in the industry.

By Nov. 11, 2007


Is Google's PageRank algorithm changing?

Some of the most popular blogs have seen their PageRank drop almost overnight.

By Oct. 24, 2007


Microsoft tries to one-up Google PageRank

Google's search engine fame came in part from its algorithm that rates Web pages based on links from other pages. Microsoft thinks people provide a better ranking method.

By Jul. 25, 2008


Don't buy into the paranoia about PageRank sculpting

PageRank sculpting--a powerful and advanced SEO tactic or a dangerous black hat spam tactic that detracts from site usability?

By Mar. 6, 2008


Yelp meets Google PageRank, has baby: Grayboxx

Grayboxx does local search and recommendations without the people. Find out how.

By Oct. 8, 2007


Google demotes Chrome in search results over pay-for-post promo

Chrome is manually being pushed down in Google search results in the face of criticism of a Chrome promo on blog sites.

By Jan. 3, 2012


Say bye-bye to link buys

Google is cracking down on the buying and selling of PageRank, and directories are the hardest hit.

By Dec. 12, 2007


Google penalizes itself for paid-blog promotion

The search giant lowered Google Japan's PageRank score after it paid bloggers to promote a new Google feature.

By Feb. 12, 2009


Why each Google+ comment should get its own Web address

Sure, I'd like to be able to spotlight a Google+ comment by sharing a specific Web address. But Google's social search effort would be the real beneficiary of comment permalinks.

By Mar. 27, 2012


Awwwk-ward: Google Chrome pay-for-post promo misfires

An effort to get bloggers to plug Google's browser yields second-rate content and apparently at least one violation of Google's search-engine guidelines.

By Jan. 3, 2012