This is an experiment to see whether Google recognises the cite tag as "special".

I have created 5 pairs of pages. 5 have The Phrase in a cite tag, and 5 don’t. Pages labelled B have The Phrase inside a cite tag, while pages labelled A just have The Phrase as part of a paragraph.

If Google recognises the cite tag as giving some special weight to a phrase, then we should see the B pages listed above the A pages. If Google does not, then we should see a random distribution of pages.

If you look at the pages, The Phrase should be obvious. Clearly I don’t want to mention it here, at this point.

The pages are:

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