Google Local Search Glossary By Bill Slwaski

Mar 6, 2007 | 2,792 views | by Navneet Kaushal
VN:F [1.9.20_1166]
Rating: 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

Bill Slawski has written about Google Local Search Glossary,  as reported by Matt Cutts. One month back Slawski had  mentioned in the post to 10 Likely Elements of Google’s Local Search Algorithm, writing about glossary of terms.
 
Many of the terms in the glossary has been explained in simplest language. According to Bill Slawski the glossary has been taken from several Google patent fillings on local search and is a collection of definitions and terms related to it.

The list consists of -
Category Classification Component
Category Classification Model
Directory listings
Miscellaneous Pre-Classified Business Data
Query traffic data
Advertisement traffic data

Results of local search, based on location prominence-
Location Prominence
Centerpoint
Postal Codes
Latitude and longitude coordinates
Combination Scores
Broad Area
Zcodes
Map Boundaries
Search Area
Relevant Documents
Broad Area Relevant Documents
Additional Scoring Factors
 

4.thumbnail Google Local Search Glossary By Bill Slwaski

Navneet Kaushal

Navneet Kaushal is the founder and CEO of PageTraffic, an SEO Agency in India with offices in Chicago, Mumbai and London. A leading search strategist, Navneet helps clients maintain an edge in search engines and the online media. Navneet's expertise has established PageTraffic as one of the most awarded and successful search marketing agencies.
4.thumbnail Google Local Search Glossary By Bill Slwaski
4.thumbnail Google Local Search Glossary By Bill Slwaski