Edwin, Thanks--I figured Google didn't really want PageRank public, but since people had figured out how to do it in the past, I hoped someone of the list might now how to restore the class to functionality. Jeffrey -- Cheers. Jeffrey Barke jeffery.barke at theMechanism.com Lead Developer, US theMechanism - New York City 440 9th Avenue, 8th Floor New York, NY 10001-1631 t: +1 212.404.3150 c: +1 917.941.1232 f: +1 212.404.3228 http://www.theMechanism.com Subscribe to theMechcast, our monthly Podcast: http://feeds.feedburner.com/theMechcast theMechanism - London 3rd Floor 405 The Strand London E14 9FW United Kingdom t: +44 (0)20 7240 4942 f: +44 (0)20 7240 2262 -- The information contained in this Electronic mail message is attorney privileged and confidential information intended only for the use of the individual or entity named above. Such information also is intended to be privileged, confidential, and exempt from disclosure under applicable law. If the reader of this message is not the intended recipient or the employee or agent responsible to deliver it to the intended recipient, you are hereby notified that any dissemination, distribution, or copying of this communication is strictly prohibited. If you have received this communication in error, please notify us immediately by telephone. Blah, blah, blah... -- On May 19, 2007, at 4:44 AM, Edwin Martin wrote: > Jeffrey, >> Until very recently, I used this class to check the PageRank of >> several client's sites: >> http://www.phpclasses.org/browse/package/2682.html >> >> As of yesterday, I noticed that it no longer worked--Google was >> returning a forbidden result. >> >> Does anyone know anything about this? Did Google change the checksum >> recently? >> > Google doesn't want the pagerank to show up in software made by > others. > The API is not public. This way Google can change the the API when > neccesary. > > If you want to see the pagerank of a site, you'll have to use the > Google > toolbar. > > Edwin Martin > -- > http://www.bitstorm.org/edwin/en/ > -- > > * * Please support the community that supports you. * * > http://evolt.org/help_support_evolt/ > > For unsubscribe and other options, including the Tip Harvester > and archives of thelist go to: http://lists.evolt.org > Workers of the Web, evolt !