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Since Google introduced its authorship programme last year, there has been plenty of speculation on how it may affect search rankings in future, and the potential advantage it gives to verified authors.
The most obvious immediate benefit is that the addition of an author image helps the result to stand out in the SERPs and should therefore lead to a higher click through rate.
In an excellent post on the SEOmoz blog last week, Mike Arneson states his belief that Google is about to implement AuthorRank.
So, which signals will Google take into account for AuthorRank?