homepage Welcome to WebmasterWorld Guest from 54.211.230.186
register, free tools, login, search, pro membership, help, library, announcements, recent posts, open posts,
Pubcon Platinum Sponsor 2014
Home / Forums Index / Yahoo / Deprecated - Altavista, Alltheweb.com
Forum Library, Charter, Moderator: open

Deprecated - Altavista, Alltheweb.com Forum

    
FAST and Looksmart
Haven't seen that one before?
Rumbas

WebmasterWorld Administrator 10+ Year Member



 
Msg#: 437 posted 4:05 pm on Mar 14, 2002 (gmt 0)

Just noticed today that LS apears as portal partner and powered by FAST.
[fastsearch.com...]

 

backus

WebmasterWorld Senior Member 10+ Year Member



 
Msg#: 437 posted 4:10 pm on Mar 14, 2002 (gmt 0)

That's what I thought! I saw Fast's logo on looksmart and Brett said Looksmart use Fast's old engine...

Brett_Tabke

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



 
Msg#: 437 posted 4:15 pm on Mar 14, 2002 (gmt 0)

Old SOFTWARE. When you search on the Looksmart directory, it is Fasts _software_ running the search on ls's machines.

[webmasterworld.com...]

[fastsearch.com...]

Rumbas

WebmasterWorld Administrator 10+ Year Member



 
Msg#: 437 posted 4:28 pm on Mar 14, 2002 (gmt 0)

Aha! Interesting.

LS is indeed using different providers around the globe (ink, google, altavista, (fast)).

Thanks for clearing that up.

Global Options:
 top home search open messages active posts  
 

Home / Forums Index / Yahoo / Deprecated - Altavista, Alltheweb.com
rss feed

All trademarks and copyrights held by respective owners. Member comments are owned by the poster.
Home ¦ Free Tools ¦ Terms of Service ¦ Privacy Policy ¦ Report Problem ¦ About ¦ Library ¦ Newsletter
WebmasterWorld is a Developer Shed Community owned by Jim Boykin.
© Webmaster World 1996-2014 all rights reserved