One of the most common features you will find on any site advising on SEO is the recurring shout that domain age plays a huge factor in determining where a site will rank in Google’s search engine results page.
I believe domain age does have an effect on where your site is ranked but I don’t think it is as straightforward as many would like to believe. You see if Google does use domain age it can be for 1 simple reason, it is because an older domain is better established and reliable, therefore less likely to be spam. How many spammers do you know that want to wait 12 months to get to the top …