homepage Welcome to WebmasterWorld Guest from 54.204.68.109
register, free tools, login, search, subscribe, help, library, announcements, recent posts, open posts,
Subscribe and Support WebmasterWorld
Visit PubCon.com
Home / Forums Index / Microsoft / Bing Search Engine News
Forum Library, Charter, Moderators: mack

Bing Search Engine News Forum

    
What index, specifically, is MSN currently using?
I know "Yahoo Inktomi" is the company line, but....
Seattle_SEM




msg:1536223
 4:25 pm on May 28, 2004 (gmt 0)

Does the MSN index just refresh slower than the normal 'Yahoo-Overture-Inktomi' index?

Or is the MSN rankings algo's currently vastly different from what's on Yahoo.com? I am getting 1k clicks per day, for one site, from Yahoo, and like 15 clicks/day from MSN.

Any ideas?

 

robotsdobetter




msg:1536224
 5:30 pm on May 28, 2004 (gmt 0)

Does the MSN index just refresh slower than the normal 'Yahoo-Overture-Inktomi' index?

I'm sure it's slower than Yahoo because that's who provides the index for them, sometimes it's real slow and other times faster, but you never really know because they update it at different times.

Or is the MSN rankings algo's currently vastly different from what's on Yahoo.com?

No, not vastly, but in someways.

Global Options:
 top home search open messages active posts  
 

Home / Forums Index / Microsoft / Bing Search Engine News
rss feed

All trademarks and copyrights held by respective owners. Member comments are owned by the poster.
Terms of Service ¦ Privacy Policy ¦ Report Problem ¦ About
© Webmaster World 1996-2014 all rights reserved