How search results are ranked

In this lesson, we will use an unplugged activity in which we will learn about some of the main factors that influence how a search engine ranks a web page.

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Quiz:

Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Q1.What does 'selection' mean when doing an internet search?

1/3

Q2.What does 'ranking' mean when doing an internet search?

2/3

Q3.What makes a good website? Tick all that apply.

Select six (6) boxes

3/3

This quiz includes images that don't have any alt text - please contact your teacher who should be able to help you with an audio description.

Quiz:

Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Q1.What does 'selection' mean when doing an internet search?

1/3

Q2.What does 'ranking' mean when doing an internet search?

2/3

Q3.What makes a good website? Tick all that apply.

Select six (6) boxes

3/3

Video

Play video

Click on the play button to start the video. If your teacher asks you to pause the video and look at the worksheet you should:

  • Click "Close Video"
  • Click "Next" to view the activity

Your video will re-appear on the next page, and will stay paused in the right place.

Worksheet

These slides will take you through some tasks for the lesson. If you need to re-play the video, click the ‘Resume Video’ icon. If you are asked to add answers to the slides, first download or print out the worksheet. Once you have finished all the tasks, click ‘Next’ below.

This quiz includes images that don't have any alt text - please contact your teacher who should be able to help you with an audio description.

Quiz:

How search engines are ranked?

This quiz is to assess your learning during this lesson.

Q1.What does 'selection' mean when doing an internet search?

1/3

Q2.What does 'ranking' mean when doing an internet search?

2/3

Q3.What makes a good website? Tick all that apply.

Select six (6) boxes

3/3

This quiz includes images that don't have any alt text - please contact your teacher who should be able to help you with an audio description.

Quiz:

How search engines are ranked?

This quiz is to assess your learning during this lesson.

Q1.What does 'selection' mean when doing an internet search?

1/3

Q2.What does 'ranking' mean when doing an internet search?

2/3

Q3.What makes a good website? Tick all that apply.

Select six (6) boxes

3/3

Lesson summary: How search results are ranked

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