Move over Google Author Rank, Make way for Google Authoritative Rank

authoritative rank

An authoritative user is a user of one or more computer-implemented services (e.g., a social networking service) that has been determined to be authoritative (e.g., an expert) on one or more topics that can be associated with one or more queries This quote comes from a patent that was granted on Tuesday at the USPTO … Read more

How Google May Use Schema Vocabulary to Reduce Duplicate Content in Search Results (Updated)

UpdatedI was checking up on this patent this week and noticed this statement about it: 2019-02-26 Application status is Abandoned. No explanation was attached to that decision, but it seemed challenging to implement. I think there still are many good reasons to include product schema markup on the pages of an ecommerce site. It looks … Read more