Monday, March 21, 2011
  • Laurie Sullivan, March 21, 2011, 11:43 AM
  • PageRank, Oldest And Latest PatentsSEO by the Sea

    Bill Slawski points us to a new patent on PageRank issued to Stanford University, as well as what he believes is the very first PageRank patent. Comparing the two, Slawski's writes Stanford's patent seems to explain the concept of PageRank in simpler language, making it easier for the beginning SEO marketer to understand. The patent explains how a link on a page might be annotated.Read the whole story...

  • 50 Writers Accuse Baidu Of StealingChina.org.cn

    Fifty Chinese writers accuse China's search engine Baidu of copyright infringement, calling the engine "thief." The writers claim the engine provided the work free to download from its online library, Baidu Wenku, without permission, according to China.org.cn.Read the whole story...