Google’s Estimating Algorithm

Posted on February 12, 2009 · Posted in Google, Out on a Limb, Search Engines, SEO Mistakes

As always you have to take anything from Google with a grain of salt, espeically since most of their ranking algorithms are closely guarded secrets.

However you really have to wonder when their estimating algorithm has trouble counting to 17 as illustrated below with screenshot snippets from the first two pages of results I witnessed today.