Maryland ranks 11th among states for the average number of lobbyists each year working for makers of prescription painkillers and allied groups, when drug makers’ lobbying hires are ranked using a ratio factoring in all lobbyist registrations in each state, a joint investigation by The Associated Press and the Center for Public Integrity has found.
ValuePenguin, a consumer research organization, recently ranked 261 cities in the U.S. based on how safe they are for women. In determining each locale's scores, analysis weighed a number of factors falling into 4 categories: education and wealth, healthcare, crime, and public policy. Show More Summary
is one of the highest ranking U.S. carriers by customer experience and overall price value. The Dallas-based carrier has grown from a small airline to one of the leaders in the domestic market. Despite its continued growth momentum and profitability, the investors haven’t given Southwest its due share of credit. Year to date, its stock […]
Getting your site to rank in Google can be a tough slog. It requires knowledge of current ranking factors, as well as the time and ability to optimize your content for those factors. Any SEO hacks or “secrets” you can figure out can also go a long toward helping you. Show More Summary
The factors demanding attention to win fantasy football games evolve alongside the league each year, but there is one constant: Matchups reign supreme as a key to success. Owners can have great drafts, play the waiver wire well and understand the little things such as pass-catching backs vs. Show More Summary
Google currently indicates AMP is not a ranking factor. Nonetheless, this article will provide a list of factors to show this policy is subject to change. The post Will AMP Become a Ranking Signal? by @tthursb appeared first on Search Engine Journal.
There has been big shift on Wall Street. Vault.com just released its annual ranking of the best banks to work for, examining factors like culture, satisfaction, work/life balance, training, compensation and overall prestige. The career...Show More Summary
Making predictions before the NFL season has even kicked off is a head-scratching, nerve-racking process. There are so many factors to consider—from injuries and suspensions, player development, new coaches with new schemes and which...Show More Summary
Are the widely used stock characteristic/factor sorting practices of ranked fifth (quintile) or ranked tenth (decile) portfolios optimal in terms of interpretative power? In their August 2016 paper entitled “Characteristic-Sorted Portfolios:...Show More Summary
Ranking in the search results is one of the most important factors in finding success with a blog. With over a billion active sites on the internet today and more than 300 million of them being blogs, there is simply way too much content being created on a daily basis. Show More Summary
MIT is making old hat of this: For the fifth straight year, it sits atop an annual ranking of the world's universities by the education group Quacquarelli Symonds. The survey takes into account factors including research quality, employment for grads, and teaching quality. MIT also ranks first in 12 of...
I'll keep this up until the conference adds teams, which could be any day now or 2021. The Big 12 is going to add roughly two teams, with football looming as one huge factor among several. "Football" means overall football quality, including...Show More Summary
A lot of factors go into predictions for the upcoming season, but the reality is every NFL team is 0-0 when Week 1 begins. It's important to look at what teams have done in the preseason, as well as the offseason and throughout the past year of football. Show More Summary
Posted by EricEnge There sure is a lot of interest in SEO ranking factors: There have been major studies done on this, notably by both Moz and Searchmetrics. These are groundbreaking pieces of research, and if you're serious about SEO, you need to understand what these studies say. That said, these are too complex for most organizations to deal with. Show More Summary
Does your city rank among the best for education, diversity, night life and other key factors? This list should tell you
It’s interesting that Yoast’s SEO plugin has expanded into readability. Readability was/is thought of as a direct search ranking factor. Last year I did a small study which indicated that readability is a lot more complex than the Flesch-Kincaid readability test. Show More Summary
Google uses 'Ad Rank' algorithm to determine your ad position. It depends on the following factors: Bid Amount Quality Score Components: Click Through Rate (CTR), ad relevance, and landing page experience. Impact of extensions and other...Show More Summary
A new study ranks the worst drivers by state according to accident statistics, drunken driving, traffic tickets, insurance data and other factors.
On August 4, 1958, Billboard magazine launched its first Billboard Hot 100 chart. When the chart ranking premiered that day in print, Billboard was tracking the nation's top songs through a formula that encompassed " such factors as...Show More Summary
A new ranking weighs 12 factors to determine the best places for young people to put down roots.