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Google removed PageRank Status temporarily, because of Single Purpose issue

September 14, 2014 20:00 PDT

PageRank Status is a really SEO extension for Google Chrome to easily access the Google PageRank (PR), Alexa Rank, Compete Rank and Quantcast Rank of the current web page, in addition to getting information on backlinks, indexed pages, cached pages, socials, Whois, Geo IP location and more. It supports over 30 languages and now the top 1 SEO extension for Chrome.

Unfortunately, Google removed PageRank Status from Chrome Web Store temporarily, because of Single Purpose issue. They told me that PageRank Status has too many features and I must split this extension to different extensions according Google new policy.

I am very confused, as you know, the purpose of this extension is helping webmaster to easily access the SEO stats, there is no any unrelated features in my extension. :(

I am working for restoring PageRank Status to Chrome Web Store, it maybe available after 4~7 business days.

Thank you for your support and understanding!


Updated on 17, 2014: PageRank Status is now available on Chrome Web Store, and it renamed to Open SEO Stats because of Google Single Purpose issue.




#1  posted on September 14, 2014 22:23 PDT
Hi Andrew, I think someone in Google is having a bit of 'fun' with you. If 'Single Purpose' is the issue, why is a similar browser extension webrankstats.com still available.

Take a look, it is (almost) exactly like PR, but without those additional tool links, or without sogou, yandex index pages, etc.

Just check with Google if it is the webmaster tools 'links' for Yandex, etc. which is the issue.
replied on September 15, 2014 01:44 PDT:
Thank you for your suggestions. :)

#2  posted on September 15, 2014 00:14 PDT
Good luck getting your extension back the the Chrome Store again!

#3  posted on September 15, 2014 08:40 PDT
I feel sorry, because I often blogwalking and find out site quality using your extension, within a month my alexa rank, from 5000K into a 700K, because your extension service, good luck
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#4  posted on September 16, 2014 03:07 PDT
Hello admin, I really like your extension, because it helps me to analyze my website. I was surprised when a few days I did not find your extension in the Chrome WebStore.

However, now it appears again, but with very minimal features. I have a suggestion for you, because I also found a similar extension that is very similar to yours. Check it out:

https://chrome.google.com/webstore/detail/seo-site-tools-site-analy/femogmcmjpjkokoojcljkpfdifkpbbpp

I hope that your extension will be better in the future and more comprehensive features. Information on the title, metatags, site keywords, reputation/security, social integration was very useful.
replied on September 17, 2014 20:00 PDT:
Hi, thank you for your message. That extension is a plagiarism of my extension.

PageRank Status is now available on Chrome Web Store, and it renamed to Open SEO Stats because of Google Single Purpose issue.

#5  posted on September 16, 2014 08:59 PDT
Hi Andrew,
Even i was wondering today when i checked the extension that it was appearing somewhat differently as it used to be. The current one is perfect.

#6  posted on September 17, 2014 22:40 PDT
Thanks for making this extension available again :)

#7  posted on October 06, 2014 15:11 PDT
great tool! thanks

#8  posted on October 21, 2014 22:57 PDT
Thanks Andrew for providing us this extension.
It is more than perfect tool to analyze and fix many of my SEO issues.

#9  posted on November 26, 2014 21:02 PST
Thanks Andrew for Great providing us this extension.

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