graeme_p - 7:23 am on Jul 4, 2013 (gmt 0)
@Sheppard, exactly, but its easy to slip into thinking that the algo means what we mean, simple because of the words "authority" and "quality" bias our thinking.
@indyrank in the case of this search, I am pretty sure that the vast majority of people doing it would pick the same three as me.
@martinibuster, your own example is one where Google ought to get intent right. A deliberate long tail search should yield very different results to a short search. Surely your searches signal your intent perfectly clearly?