BUILD YOUR AUTHORITY NOT YOUR AUTHOR RANK

It’s been a frustrating few weeks of discussion about Authorship and Author Rank. Social Computing Research Just the other day Google revealed that it gave $1.2 million dollars in awards to those undertaking social computing research. We know that interactions on the...

Google’s Agent Rank / Author Rank Patent Filing

I originally wrote the following article 6 years ago, and it was published on Search Engine Land on February 9th, 2007. At the time, I wasn’t sure if we would ever see Google find a way to meld together ranking signals from PageRank and Information Retrieval with...

Author Rank Concerns and Other POVs

Author Rank is all the buzz in SEO communities, because it helps companies achieve better online visibility. With that in mind, Covario, a search-marketing agency, released a point of view (POV) on Google Author Rank and how best to leverage it for SEO. The POV...