< PageRank (PR) is an algorithm used by Google Search to rank websites in their search engine results. Page Rank was named after Larry Page, one of the founders of Google. PageR ank is a way of measuring the importance of website pages.
Page Rank was once available for the verified site maintainers through the Google Webmaster Tools interface. On October 15, 2009, a Google employee confirmed that the company had removed PageRank from its Webmaster Tools section, saying that “We’ve been telling people for a long time that they shouldn’t focus on PageRank so much.
Many site owners seem to think it’s the most important metric for them to track, which is simply not true.” In addition, The PageRank indicator is not available in Google’s own Chrome browser.