Links and Age as Search Engine Ranking Factors

In this second part of a five-part series on the factors that cause web sites to rank in the search engines, we’re going to take a close look at links and the age of the domain. We’re also going to touch on the rate at which new pages are added, the rate at which new links are added, and hopefully torpedo once and for all the belief that toolbar page rank has anything to do with how high you rank on the search engine results pages (SERPs).
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Google Faces Possible Anti-Cartel Investigation

Google may appear to be ready to take over the world, but it still has some major regulatory issues to confront. Its advertising deal with Yahoo has anti-trust agents in both the US and Europe up in arms, to say nothing of Microsoft and certain advertising organizations. Keep reading to find out what the fuss is all about.
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