aristotle - 9:21 pm on Jun 21, 2013 (gmt 0)
So does this change in wording imply a shift away from backlinks to user metrics as the most important ranking signal? If so, has Google already made this shift? Or are they currently in the process of making it? Or are they preparing to make it in the future? Or are they not planning to make it at all? What's the final conclusion?