djbaxter

Administrator
Administrator
Moderator
Joined
Jun 28, 2012
Messages
3,521
Reaction score
1,664
Google Still Uses PageRank & No, Google Does Not Use Domain Authority
by Barry Schwartz, Search Engine Roundtable
Feb 25, 2020

Google's John Mueller said that in 2020 does "use PageRank internally." He added that it is one of among many other signals Google uses. But Google does not use domain authority, a metric from Moz, he had to say again.

We don't use domain authority at all in our algorithms.

John also added that it is different from the original PageRank Google used in the 90s. He said "It's not quite the same as the original paper, there are lots of quirks (e.g., disavowed links, ignored links, etc.), and, again, we use a lot of other signals that can be much stronger."

Read more...
 
  • Like
Reactions: Den
Similar threads
Thread starter Title Forum Replies Date
Nicole Basham Are You Still Creating Regular Google Posts? Google My Business & Google Maps 5
djbaxter Google short names: Still broken and the plot thickens Google My Business & Google Maps 4
Tim Colling Is Google notifying GMB owners about new Questions yet/still? Google My Business & Google Maps 10
Scott ClientClicks Negative review left for wrong business name, but Google still wont take it down Local Reviews 6
L Is it still possible to contact Google my Business support by phone ? Local Search 1
Tim Colling Is it still worth it to share content to Google+ ? Local Search 11
MiriamEllis Does Google 'My Places' Still Exist? Google My Business & Google Maps 2
cd2 Are Hashtags in Google My Business Posts STILL a Good Thing? Google My Business & Google Maps 3
Linda Buquet R.I.P. Google Classic Maps - But Here's a Hack that Still Works! Google My Business & Google Maps 13
djbaxter Is There Still A Google PageSpeed Ranking Factor? Organic SEO 1
F Very inconsistant NAP yet they still rank in Google Places? Ranking Puzzles 2
frederickwebpro Very inconsistant NAP yet they still rank in Google Places? Ranking Puzzles 2
Greg Schueler I Still Have the Google Places (old) Dashboard!?!? Google My Business & Google Maps 2
Linda Buquet The Google Local Carousel Is Still Spinning Out Of Control by Greg Gifford Google My Business & Google Maps 4
jason2004 Still no traffic after getting top positions on Google and Yahoo local!? Local Search 2
Dialady What to do with older listing still grouped under one Google Login Help & Support for Google Local 4
Chris Ratchford Anyone still stuck in the old Google Places dashboard? Google My Business & Google Maps 29
D How to setup new client when Still in old Google Places Dashborad NAP, Categories, Dashboard Data 1
Dialady How to setup new client when Still in old Google Places Dashborad NAP, Categories, Dashboard Data 1
Linda Buquet Interesting Google+ Local Penalty? Dropped out of Pack, but Still High in Maps? Google My Business & Google Maps 4
Chris Ratchford A month after phone call with Google rep- still no action? Google My Business & Google Maps 0
G Still Required to Create Google+, Google+Business Before Creating a Google+Local?? Google My Business & Google Maps 8
shondarogers With all the changes should we still merge Google Places with Google + Local page? Google My Business & Google Maps 11
Chris Ratchford Google is STILL OUTSOURCING phone verification of businesses- Google My Business & Google Maps 15
MiriamEllis Why I Still Find Google's Review Guidelines As Clear As Mud Local Reviews 8
Travis Van Slooten Is Google Places Still Easy To Scam? Spam on Google 12
Colan Nielsen "Share an update on your place page" - Does Google still hear them? Local Search 1
Linda Buquet Local Exact Match Domains Still Rank - Google Algo Update Local Search 19
M Google Maps Rankings are not Stable Google My Business & Google Maps 2
stankolev What is the maximum number of categories single Google My Business listing can have? NAP, Categories, Dashboard Data 3
Chris Ratchford Google Ads- Local Pack- one GMB location only? Paid Search and Local Service Ads 1
Don Archer Google business listing with 482 Real Review Missing. How do I get them back? Help & Support for Google Local 1
Nikki Stine Are negative Google reviews due to supply shortages considered 'off-topic'? Local Reviews 2
Jeffrey Taylor Adding a new category to Google my Business Google My Business & Google Maps 4
david.victor Attribute used as Category by Google on Maps NAP, Categories, Dashboard Data 5
M Google Search Console Errors "Coverage and Breadcrumbs"? Google My Business & Google Maps 4
Lachlan_Wells Accept/Discard Google Updates - Does this feature work for you? NAP, Categories, Dashboard Data 3
E "Duplicate" Profile That Google Claims We Already Manage? Google Duplicates & Merges 5
T Can a Credit Union Create Google Posts Without Falling Under Prohibited Content? Google My Business & Google Maps 4
djbaxter Google My Business Bug Dropping SAB Businesses In Independence, Kansas Service Area Businesses 1
JamesGreenaway Google Insights query Google My Business & Google Maps 1
RobertCarnitas Google Posts Live on GMB, But Not Showing in GMB Dashboard Google My Business & Google Maps 1
rickvidallon How Do You Access The Buttons In Google My Business For Online Services? Local Search 4
NexstarNickR Google Star Rating: LSA vs. GMB All Things Google My Business [PRIVATE] (LocalU) 2
Phil Rozek Google Maps reviews get "New" label for reviews less than 1 month old Local Reviews 5
JoyHawkins Get Live Inventory Displayed on Your Google My Business Listing Google My Business & Google Maps 9
JoyHawkins Google Testing 2-Packs on Mobile Google News: Important Changes & Features 4
Paul Gregory Google Maps default location bias distance and the Google Maps Places API Google Algorithm Discussions 2
Chris Ratchford Google Analytics - setting up goals for click-to-call Organic SEO 2
L Google ranking in Legal Field Organic SEO 1

Similar threads

Login / Register

Already a member?   LOG IN
Not a member yet?   REGISTER

Most UpVoted Answers

Trending: Most Viewed

LocalU Podcasts

  Promoted Posts

New advertising option: A review of your product or service posted by a Sterling Sky employee. This will also be shared on the Sterling Sky & LSF Twitter accounts, our Facebook group, LinkedIn, and both newsletters. More...
Google Product Exert


Top Bottom