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How to Google Calculate PageRank

March 27th, 2010 5 comments

PageRank on wikipedia is a link analysis algorithm, named after Larry Page, used by the Google Internet search engine that assigns a numerical weighting to each element of a hyperlinked set of documents, such as the World Wide Web, with the purpose of “measuring” its relative importance within the set. The algorithm may be applied to any collection of entities with reciprocal quotations and references. The numerical weight that it assigns to any given element E is also called the PageRank of E and denoted by PR(E).

PageRank is only one of numerous methods Google uses to determine a page’s relevance or importance.

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