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What causes a site's competitors' web url to appear when you click on the url address bar with the site open?  And how can someone position their site to appear in a similar fashion on their competitors sites?  See image for example:dropdown
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Question by:Bob Schneider
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Jason C. Levine earned 250 total points
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That's a combination of the browser history and what appears to be Google Chrome attempting to predict a search.  Chrome/Google are attempting to predict your behavior based on your past actions. No two users will see the same thing.
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I believe that Jason is right.  Nothing you can do to affect that.  Except turn off predictive search in your browser.  Won't affect what anyone else sees.
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