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Improve your PR?
hanuman




msg:151358
 11:20 am on Aug 2, 2002 (gmt 0)

I have noticed on one very high ranked page the following page structure:

<META name="description" content="">
<META name="keywords" content="">
<HTML>
<HEAD>
<TITLE></TITLE>
<!--stopindex-->

Does this trick will improve page ranks on shopping sites, or pages with high script density?

any thoughts?

 

nutsandbolts




msg:151359
 11:23 am on Aug 2, 2002 (gmt 0)

No :)

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idiotgirl




msg:151360
 11:36 am on Aug 2, 2002 (gmt 0)

And sometimes people add those (or other) comments to specify to their own scripts where to begin and end parsing for their own private search engines or indexers. I know that's what I use them for. They're less obtrusive and more mysterious that way :)

Beyond




msg:151361
 9:16 pm on Aug 29, 2002 (gmt 0)

That's an old Infoseek tag. It may still be used on sites that use Infoseek's engine for on site search. You can use it to control what sections of the page that the Infoseek engine indexes - like you could have it skip indexing banner codes for example.

MrEricSir




msg:151362
 1:36 am on Sep 2, 2002 (gmt 0)

Infoseek no longer exists. It was bought by Disney, became Go.com, and they now use Overture as their search engine. I doubt anyone uses it.

Beyond




msg:151363
 3:46 pm on Sep 2, 2002 (gmt 0)

Infoseek.com - the web site no longer exists, but the engine, Ultraseek is still out here. Inktomi bought the software, it's now called Inktomi Enterprise Server and you'll find it running on a lot of sites for Enterprise Search. It's also used at www.infoseek.co.jp

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