homepage Welcome to WebmasterWorld Guest from 54.161.191.154
register, free tools, login, search, pro membership, help, library, announcements, recent posts, open posts,
Become a Pro Member

Home / Forums Index / Yahoo / Deprecated - Altavista, Alltheweb.com
Forum Library, Charter, Moderator: open

Deprecated - Altavista, Alltheweb.com Forum

    
video indexing?
best methods?
proxyHunter

10+ Year Member



 
Msg#: 947 posted 3:40 am on Sep 17, 2003 (gmt 0)

Does anyone have any thoughts on the best way to get ATW to index video files.

ie. should your video files have meaningful names or does the domain name they are hosted on also help?

[alltheweb.com...]

does your domain also have to be in the ATW index initally for it to then spider content such .mpegs or .movs?

cheers

 

jeremy goodrich

WebmasterWorld Senior Member jeremy_goodrich us a WebmasterWorld Top Contributor of All Time 10+ Year Member



 
Msg#: 947 posted 7:50 pm on Sep 17, 2003 (gmt 0)

I would think they use the 'usual' parameters to index such content - text on the page, file name, alt text, link text, etc. Anything that a spider would normally parse out of an html document.

Try that & let us know how it works.

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