TrustRank

Search relevancy algorithm which places additional weighting on links from trusted seed websites that are controlled by major corporations, educational institutions, or governmental institutions. See also: TrustRank algorithm - my review...

Telnet

Internet service allowing a remote computer to log into a local one for projects such as script initialization or manipulation.

Taxonomy

Classification system of controlled vocabulary used to organize topical subjects, usually hierarchical in nature.

Trackback

Automated notification that another website mentioned your site which is baked into most popular blogging software programs. Due to the automated nature of trackbacks they are typically quite easy to...

Title

The title element is used to describe the contents of a document. The title is one of the most important aspects to doing SEO on a web page. Each page...

Thesaurus

Synonym directory search engines use to help increase return relevancy. Thesaurus tools can also be used as a keyword research tool to help search marketers find related keywords to target.

Term Vector Database

A weighted index of documents which aims to understand the topic of documents based on how similar they are to other documents, and then match the most relevant documents...

Typepad

Hosted blogging platform provided by SixApart, who also makes Movable Type. It allows you to publish sites on a subdomain off of Typepad.com, or to publish content which appears as...

Teoma

Topical community based search engine largely reliant upon Kleinberg's concept of hubs and authorities. Teoma powers Ask.com.

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