PageRank Algorithm. Oh the mighty PageRank Algorithm, it’s a near mythical mathematical formulation that nearly every seo specialist and webmaster has tried to figure out, or attempt to manipulate.
PageRank is named after Lawrence Page one of the founders of Google. The original patent was approved with the United States Patent Office on September 4th, 2001, but was actually filed January 9th, 1998. Many people say it was named after Larry Page, but the patent says Lawrence so we’ll go with that one. The patent number is 6,285,999 if you want to look it up go to. http://patft.uspto.gov/netahtml/PTO/srchnum.htm » Read more