- Friday, 11 September 2009
- Double Take
Imagine it's the semi-finals of the U.S. Open and Roger Federer hits a ball that lands near the base line. "Is it in or out?" the world's No. 1 player asks the linesman, who shrugs and then the chair umpire. The umpire responds, "I can't tell you. But we'll let you know when we total up the score."
That's the way the rules for search engine rankings seem to work in the world of the major players, Microsoft and Google. We know there are rules and we can deduce some of them when we see how well articles on our Web sites do in appearing in searches.Read more...