Microsoft Using Blocks to Understand Which Are the Most Important Images

What is the most important part of a page? If a page has images on it, what images are the most important images? If a search engine were to try to understand whether or not any images on the pages of a site were related to each other, how would it go about figuring that … Read more Microsoft Using Blocks to Understand Which Are the Most Important Images

Google on Using Named Entity Disambiguation to Make Searches Smarter

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When a search at a search engine includes a person’s name, or the name of a particular place, or a book, or a band, or an album, there might be some confusion as to which person (or place or thing) is being searched for. Case in point, there’s a well-known race car driver by the … Read more Google on Using Named Entity Disambiguation to Make Searches Smarter

Google Determining Search Authority Pages and Propagating Authority to Related Pages

Google has unveiled an approach to determining search authority pages for query terms and business locations and categories on a site and making other pages on the same site more relevant for that information, even if it isn’t mentioned on those other pages. Are there authority pages on the Web for some search terms or … Read more Google Determining Search Authority Pages and Propagating Authority to Related Pages