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SEO: Then and Now

Google logoIn 1995 Larry Page met Sergey Brin at Stanford University. The two later collaborated on a search engine called BackRub which had an algorithm for ranking sites’ backlinks where links from sites with more “authority” and relevance was taken into account. BackRub eventually became PageRank with its industry standard Pageranking system. In 1998, Google was created, using the PageRank algorithm. Continue Reading