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  1. Defining Authorship: The Difference Between Contributors and Guest Authors

    In 2007, Bill Slawski, questioned: Well first lets take a look at the abstract for 2007 patent for Agent Rank: This patent application describes a system where that might be a possibility. It's similar to PageRank in the amount of misconceptions...

  2. Google Warns of Upcoming Exact Match Domain Algorithm Change

    Bill Slawski wrote an excellent post on a patent for a method of detecting commercial queries, secured by Google in October 2011. Slawski points out that a sentence near the end of the patent application opens the process up for uses on other...

  3. Facebook Fixes Cookie Issues as Lawmakers Urge FTC Privacy Probe

    As reported by Bill Slawski, a patent filed by Facebook in February of this year described a technology that "may access a cookie on the user's computer, where the cookie is associated with the social network" and "the third party website and the...

  4. Yahoo Patent App Sheds Light on SEO Priorities

    A recent patent application from Yahoo highlights several factors that Yahoo itself proposes to use for optimizing Web pages for its search engine, according to the ever-vigilant patent-watcher Bill Slawski.