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I did't understand this statement : the "freshest" result isn't always the best ?

True or False: Freshness is a variable considered in search algorithms, but the "freshest" result isn't always the best .

One of questions quiz ,but i didn't get that why not the freshest results isn't always the best


1 Answer

"Freshest" in this case is referring to newest piece of published content. Just because someone publish someone after someone else, doesn't automatically make it higher quality than the person who posted a piece of content before them. Imagine if someone wrote an amazing step-by-step, 10 000 word tutorial, and I just wrote up some piece of trash and published it after, and Google ranked me above that tutorial just because my result was "fresher", that doesn't seem like a good way to do things, right?

Thanks for your kindly reply ,and yes you are right ...