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Yet another category question
What bearing does odp category have on listing w/search engines?
althea2028

10+ Year Member



 
Msg#: 689 posted 9:52 pm on Oct 28, 2001 (gmt 0)

Hi All,

Have been reading all the submission guidelines and tips...understand the importance of chosing the right category (although still haven't figured out where I belong!), but have this question: what bearing does the ODP category have on how you are listed/found by search engines like Google?

I don't even know if that is a reasonable question to ask or not, but after wrangling w/this category seletion process, found myself wondering and so thought I'd ask. Any import will be greatly appreciated. TIA

Althea2028

 

IanTurner

WebmasterWorld Administrator ianturner us a WebmasterWorld Top Contributor of All Time 10+ Year Member



 
Msg#: 689 posted 12:50 am on Oct 29, 2001 (gmt 0)

The editor reviewing your site will write the description to fit the category they are editing for.

Also if you are in a global category you seem to get a better position for global engines.

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