Metrics used by search engines

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Web Science[1]
  1. Trustworthiness of linking domain/hub
  2. Popularity of linking page
  3. Relevancy of content between source and target page
  4. Anchor text used in link
  5. Amount of links to the same page on source page
  6. Amount of domains linking to target page
  7. Relationship between source and target domains
  8. Variations of anchor text in link to target page


These standards are used from the IB Computer Science Subject Guide[2]

  • Describe the different metrics used by search engines.


  2. IB Diploma Programme Computer science guide (first examinations 2014). Cardiff, Wales, United Kingdom: International Baccalaureate Organization. January 2012.