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Goto Search Suggestion Tool
Is the site down?
jingleheimer




msg:814139
 6:45 pm on Jan 16, 2001 (gmt 0)

I'm trying to use the Goto Search Suggestion Tool from goto.com but it isn't working. The page is currently unavailable. Also, the GoTo Price Interrogator from Searchengineworld also isn't working (I suppose because they are linked). Is anyone else having this problem?

 

Drastic




msg:814140
 6:52 pm on Jan 16, 2001 (gmt 0)

Yep, it has been down a few days. There was a notice in the DTC, but it is not there today.

grnidone




msg:814141
 7:04 pm on Jan 16, 2001 (gmt 0)

Jingle,

Yes, I noticed the same thing today. I hope they don't take it away, it is such a useful tool!

-G

minnapple




msg:814142
 4:02 am on Jan 17, 2001 (gmt 0)

I take a bulk of my keywords out based upon this tool. Without it I will be spending less and receiving less traffic to all new and existing clients, :(

I hope this is not a cost cutting measure.
However I am confident (hopefull) that it will return and soon.

I have new clients to sign up, and it makes it alot easier to find terms to add.

Adding search terms to GoTo is not my core business.
My time is valuable, I will spend X amount of time looking for terms with or without the tool.

MinnApple

rzfree




msg:814143
 9:59 pm on Jan 17, 2001 (gmt 0)

This one [url=https://secure.goto.com/s/dtc/center/sugKeywrd.jhtml]https://secure.goto.com/s/dtc/center/sugKeywrd.jhtml[/url] at GoTo is working, results from May 2000, still better than nothing.
R

Brett_Tabke




msg:814144
 6:09 am on Jan 18, 2001 (gmt 0)

rzfree, I don't know what that link is, but I assume you must be logged into goto first to use it? (cookie). I get send on a round robin of about 10 sites that are dynamically reloaded. shiver.

rzfree




msg:814145
 6:39 am on Jan 18, 2001 (gmt 0)

Hmm, when I click link in post it becomes
[https:...]
but after cutting off the extra http:// it works fine, no logging in necessary. Deleted all cookies just in case I forgot to logout sometime last millenium - still can connect ok.
R

rencke




msg:814146
 11:15 am on Jan 18, 2001 (gmt 0)

Hi Rytis,
Well spotted! It works. And the adult filter is off. That will make some happy.
I guess May is better than nothing, eh?
Jan

rzfree




msg:814147
 12:01 am on Jan 19, 2001 (gmt 0)

Hej from accross Baltic, Jan

"will make some happy" - not me, this gold mine is forbidden by law here, but we have new liberal government now, so who knows ;)

R

Brett_Tabke




msg:814148
 7:09 am on Jan 19, 2001 (gmt 0)

Is the suggestion util still offline? I go to the url and get a bunch of redirects.

qianxing




msg:814149
 12:33 am on Jan 21, 2001 (gmt 0)

A friend of mine talked to GoTo and the tool is just down for repairs for a while. Looks like they took the whole inventory subdomain down for the moment, so good luck at trying that other version discussed above.

They didn't give an ETA on when it's going to be back up, but at least it'll be back up and available soon.

-qianxing

keeley




msg:814150
 1:45 am on Jan 21, 2001 (gmt 0)

this one works...December searches:
[inventory.goto.com ]

rencke




msg:814151
 8:07 am on Jan 21, 2001 (gmt 0)

One more, and the most recent full month too. For all practical purposes, the keyword suggestion tool is up and running. Thanks keeley, and welcome to WebmasterWorld. I think you just made a lot of friends here, with your very first post.

Brett_Tabke




msg:814152
 8:34 am on Jan 21, 2001 (gmt 0)

Thanks Keely, Rencke.

Mike_Mackin




msg:814153
 2:20 pm on Jan 21, 2001 (gmt 0)

Welcome keeley & thanks.

keeley




msg:814154
 5:10 am on Jan 22, 2001 (gmt 0)

Glad I can help.

One thing I noticed is that the link for the "May" results are exactly the same results as the "December" link. Must be from the same database...Good to keep both links aronud I guess.

Thanks for the welcomes :-)

Brett_Tabke




msg:814155
 7:56 pm on Jan 24, 2001 (gmt 0)

You are right, they are exactly the same results. There seems to be something new about the suggestion tool and the searches. The suggester is quite a bit faster this time around.

JamesR




msg:814156
 10:30 pm on Jan 24, 2001 (gmt 0)

"We are aware that the Search Suggestion Tool may be intermittently inaccessible. We are currently working to correct this. In the interim, please feel free to utilize the link below. It will provide you access to
the Search Suggestion Tool until the technical difficulties have been resolved. I apologize for the inconvenience, and appreciate your patience."

Right from Client Support, how nice. The link was the same one posted above with Dec. results.

Brett_Tabke




msg:814157
 11:53 am on Feb 28, 2001 (gmt 0)

I dialed a wrong number and got an answering machine. The message said that the suggester may be offline this weekend ;-/

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