| 5:10 pm on Sep 25, 2003 (gmt 0)|
yer looks like a mix at the moment keep getting different serps y! to G only in certain areas.
| 6:05 am on Sep 26, 2003 (gmt 0)|
I've been watching this too because I just got a big boost in my google listings. (from #26 - #3 for a certain 2 word phrase).
Theoretically, I should be at #3 on Yahoo too, but I'm not. I'm still at #26. So it is still an old index.
That is until you click to the second page of results and then click back to page 1. Then I'm at #3 like I should be.
| 6:12 am on Sep 26, 2003 (gmt 0)|
I had a chance to look at an analysis of a SERP that showed different results, and to me it looked like a comilation of results from Google, Altavista, and Fast. Somehow I had an impression that quite a lot of weight was given to the Fast Serps based on their extensive link analysis, but I could be run.
My best is that they're going to be using results from all the engines.
In another thread someone poasted that they went to a focus group where the model seemed similar to Looksmart - but I still think the results would combine the databases, including the directories.
| 11:15 am on Oct 4, 2003 (gmt 0)|
yes, i see the same thing. I click page one im at #6, then go to page 2, then click page 1 again and im at #4 which is the same as google.
| 4:26 pm on Oct 4, 2003 (gmt 0)|
For those people seeing different SERPs to Google: go to Yahoo search preferences and change the no. of results per page to something other than 20 (default) and run your search again.
Back to Google results!
See this thread. [webmasterworld.com]
| 5:58 pm on Oct 4, 2003 (gmt 0)|
Most of the posts in this thread are on Sept 26. From then until last night every data center had different results. I have watched Yahoo and seen no change. Yahoo takes several days to sync with Google. That would explain some differences. I really don't think Yahoo is doing anything in the US maybe in the UK I can't speak for that.
| 6:51 am on Oct 5, 2003 (gmt 0)|
I just did a search on yahoo for a keyword phrase that I have been #1 for 3 years and I was not in the top 30. Then I hit the back button and I was back to #1. Something is happening. Just not sure what.
| 10:34 am on Oct 5, 2003 (gmt 0)|
this is like the recent problem on google itself where you hasd to refresh to get the real result...they said they fixed that problem...
| 5:41 pm on Oct 6, 2003 (gmt 0)|
I am in Canada and I have recently found that Yahoo.ca is showing results that seem to be identical to Inktomi results, while yahoo.com is showing Google listings.
Is yahoo.ca a taste of things to come? I wonder.
| 4:28 pm on Oct 7, 2003 (gmt 0)|
Yahoo.ca is definitely using Inktomi results. They are just doing testing, but I suspect Yahoo.com will make the switch by the end of the year.
| 5:12 pm on Oct 7, 2003 (gmt 0)|
|but I suspect Yahoo.com will make the switch by the end of the year. |
The whispers are that it'll be much sooner than that.
| 5:21 pm on Oct 7, 2003 (gmt 0)|
Yahoo.ca is showing Google results for me.
| 5:24 pm on Oct 7, 2003 (gmt 0)|
Ink here, whether through proxy or not.
| 5:34 pm on Oct 7, 2003 (gmt 0)|
Both Yahoo.com and Yahoo.ca show the same Google results for my keywords. I also tried using ANONYMIZER and still the same.
Maybe it's certain keywords?
I wish I could see it too. There has been a lot of people here reporting INK results on various Yahoo pages, but I never seem to see them. boo hoo :(
| 2:56 am on Oct 9, 2003 (gmt 0)|
Google results here. Can anybody give it a guess when will yahoo switch to Ink or a combination of Ink, ATW and AV?