What if Google provided Link Annotations on the Web?

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Will We See Link Annotations on the Web? Imagine hovering over or right-clicking on links upon a page you’re browsing and seeing additional information about the pages behind those links. A Google patent, originally filed in 2003, and granted this week, provides a way to see information about links for pages that you might be … Read more

Google on Anchor Text Indexing and Crawl Rates

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How Does Anchor Text Indexing Work? How does a search engine use information from anchor text in the links pointing to pages? Why do some pages have more frequent crawling rates than other pages? How might links that use permanent and temporary redirects be treated differently by a search engine? A newly granted patent from … Read more