The Purpose of PageRank

Written by Michael McLaughlin

I am surerepparttar first thought provoking question that popped into your head would be: what exactly is PageRank? Well PageRank can be summed up as how vital Google considers a particular webpage. Pagerank is a value from 0-10, zero beingrepparttar 119320 least significant and ten of which few obtain beingrepparttar 119321 most note-worthy. PageRank is often abbreviated as PR and Google determines this PR bye evaluating how many websites link to yours, even though many of these links are missed.

Who says Google gets to playrepparttar 119322 role of big brother? Google may berepparttar 119323 leader that people praise and follow, yet why do webmasters allow themselves to be caught up in this publicity stunt? Sure it is a BASIC measurement of how much publicity a website is getting, but what is its real purpose?

As Pagerank gains ground webmasters loose sight of what they originally intended to accomplish. By writing this article I hope to give webmastersrepparttar 119324 foresight to distinguish that inrepparttar 119325 end PageRank won’t be what makes your website a success. Even though hard work and determination may help you achieve this success; skill, luck, and good timing play a bigger roll.

Many a-days I am sifting through my vast amount of spam mail and occasionally receive an email entitled “link exchange.” As I am always intrigued by possible link partners I typically read these emails.

When I come to an email that looks generic and has 100 mailers onrepparttar 119326 list I still give them a chance and then take a look at there website. Upon openingrepparttar 119327 website I am disgusted byrepparttar 119328 huge fonts and banners trying to sell me something, as a habit I look up at my toolbar and see that this website has a Pagerank of 6! What a possibility according to many website owners. The only opportunity I see in these types of links are purely PageRank building. Onrepparttar 119329 other hand…

On a rare occurrence I come across an email titled “our partnership” as this email is already more intriguing I open it urgently and see a nice layout for this email that is directed towards me and my website. Anyways on with my point, I go to this website and see a terrific design plus they offer a unique service. According to habit and maybe a bit of my obsessive compulsive side I checkrepparttar 119330 Pagerank. Humm, this website hasn’t even been indexed by Google yet? Should I exchange links with this website? I am sure most of you are thinking of course not, it would benefit my website in no way. Onrepparttar 119331 contrary this website hasrepparttar 119332 most potential to flourish and send you quality targeted unique's!

DigitalPoint COOP Ad network

Written by David A. Saharkhiz

Link Popularity is important for any online business, and a powerful new text-link network has emerged onrepparttar radar, and best of all, it's free.

One ofrepparttar 119319 internet leaders in Search Engine Optimization and Webmaster Tools, DigitalPoint (PR7) has unveiled a powerful free opportunity for webmasters: a free advertising network. You can display text links or banner ads in return for having your website link shown across many ofrepparttar 119320 thousands of websites inrepparttar 119321 network.

The service is non-profit andrepparttar 119322 servers forrepparttar 119323 project have been funded by donation only. This service benefits all webmasters who join, but those with bigger and better websites will naturally get a larger slice ofrepparttar 119324 pie. Basically, you share advertisements with fellow webmasters and gain additional traffic.

Butrepparttar 119325 real beauty of this program isn'trepparttar 119326 free traffic!

The COOP Advertising Network uses stanadard text links, not javascript links, so when search engine bots visit a site with your advertisment in someone else's coop ads, you'll recieve a valid backlink for it! The largerrepparttar 119327 site,repparttar 119328 more you will be displayed acrossrepparttar 119329 entire network, andrepparttar 119330 backlink power ofrepparttar 119331 DigitalPoint COOP ad network has skyrocketed rankings in SERPS for many participants.

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