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Why Wikipedia is top on Google: the SEO truth no-one wants to hear

There was an interesting study published this week which looked at 1,000 search terms in Google and measured the rankings for Wikipedia.org. It begged the question: does Google give too much prominence to Wikipedia?

As a quick recap, Wikipedia ranked for a huge 99% of the terms (as selected with a random noun generator).

While many people may consider this an unfair bias from Google towards Wikipedia, I’m not so sure…