What Ranking Signal is Better, HTTPS or FOAF markup, when Searcher and Searched Author are Connected?

by Bill Slawski
Recently, Google announced that they would be ranking pages higher in search results when those pages use a secure protocol of https. The Google Webmaster Central blog told us so through Google Webmaster Trends Analysts Zineb Ait Bahajji and Gary Illyes, in HTTPS as a ranking signal. The use of https doesn’t necessarily make a page more relevant or more important for a search ...Read the full article