|Displaying Topics 1281 - 1320 (9869 total) Sorted by: Forum, Direction: forward|
|1281:|| Importance of the ODP to Search Engines|
Who can name a major SE that doesn't use the Dmoz data?
|Directories||Feb 10, 2003|
|1282:|| DMOZ: Getting More Editors|
"We all know that DMOZ needs more editors. At the same time, at least some are turned down because of possible conflicts of interest in their desired category. "
|Directories||Mar 1, 2003|
|1283:|| DMOZ and Affiliate Links|
"The one line email from the editor said; "Sorry, we don't list affiliate sites."
|Directories||Apr 4, 2003|
|1284:|| How do I get into Zeal?||Directories||May 12, 2003|
|1285:|| What makes a good directory a good directory?|
Members discuss the elements of a directory that is "good from the user's perspective".
|Directories||Oct 31, 2004|
|1286:|| Rich Skrenta DMOZ Access Downgraded|
There are alot of blog entries out there on this subject: " Rich Skrenta hasn't been staff for a couple of years (2002 or so). The "root" permissions level has been updated in recent weeks to reflect the access needs and activity of various former staff members."
|Directories||Jan 22, 2005|
|1287:|| Zeal - From The "What Ever Happened To?" Department|
"I've got a bunch of Zeal listings, and it was great when MSN was using them, however now I get little to no traffic from them."
|Directories||Feb 4, 2005|
|1288:|| Future of Directories|
"Isn't it time we asked, what will happen to directories tomorrow?"
|Directories||Mar 8, 2006|
|1289:|| Zeal is to close|
"Zeal is to close on 28 March"
|Directories||Mar 23, 2006|
|1290:|| Directory Lists that Rank Directories: Good Stuff or Fluff?|
"Is it time for the directoryranking dialogue to mature? IF it matures might that reshape where the entire "directory industry" is heading?"
|Directories||Oct 11, 2006|
|1291:|| Microsoft bCentral No Longer Accepting Submissions|
"As of November 15, 2006 Microsoft will no longer accept new sign-ups for select Microsoft Online Small Business Services."
|Directories||Nov 27, 2006|
|1292:|| Is the DMOZ Server Repair Delay Undermining the ODP's or AOL's Reputation?||Directories||Nov 29, 2006|
|1293:|| DMOZ Founder Rich Skrenta : DMOZ Probably Down for The Count|
DMoz Founder Rich Skrenta: "...massive AOL layoffs last week, and it's not clear if there's even any left over there who cares. Even if some form of the ODP editing system is brought back, the likelihood of continued existence within AOL seems extremely doubtful."
|Directories||Dec 19, 2006|
|1294:|| DMOZ Editor Login Now Working|
"Editors have regained access to the editors server."
|Directories||Dec 19, 2006|
|1295:|| DMOZ Now Accepting New Site Submissions||Directories||Jan 15, 2007|
|1296:|| Criteria for Assessing The Worth of Free or Paid Directories|
"WebmasterWorld members discuss how to assess the value of a paid or free directory."
|Directories||Feb 9, 2007|
|1297:|| Directory Listing Hijack Detection|
"With tens of thousands of links in a directory, manually re-checking each link one at a time is out of the question. The solution? Write your own custom link checker on steroids."
|Directories||Feb 23, 2007|
|1298:|| Some hints on Open Directory Update Submissions|
"A number of points that people who want the Open Directory to change their site's listing might profit to know, from my experience of reviewing quite a few of these update requests"
|Directories||Mar 12, 2007|
|1299:|| DMOZ is Shrinking|
"Shopping appears be be shrinking at 1 to 2% per year."
|Directories||July 19, 2007|
|1300:|| Why No New & Improved Competitor to DMOZ||Directories||July 23, 2007|
|1301:|| Idearc to Acquire Switchboard.com From InfoSpace for $225 Million|
"Idearc Inc., home to Superpages.com and publisher of the Verizon Yellow Pages, has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Switchboard.com and other online directory assets from InfoSpace Inc. for $225 million."
|Directories||Sept 17, 2007|
|1302:|| AOL Staff's DMOZ/ODP Blog: A New Beginning for ODP Communication|
"One of the commitments recently made by AOL to the ODP Editing Community (along with the provision of several additional AOL staff, some hardware upgrades, and various ongoing software changes) was to provide a better way to get more information about the ODP out to the wider public. So today, the ODP Blog has gone live."
|Directories||Sept 25, 2007|
|1303:|| Would the NoFollow Tag Help ODP/DMOZ|
"WebmasterWorld members discuss the benefits, or otherwise, of the NoFollow tag on ODP/DMOZ."
|Directories||Oct 1, 2007|
|1304:|| The Directory is Dead! Long live the Directory Model (By a New Name)|
"People poo-poo the directory model but I swear, every time someone delcares that the directory model is dead it gets reinvented . . with a new skin . . and the same guts."
|Directories||Mar 22, 2008|
|1305:|| Monitoring Directory Listings: Are Thumbnail ScreenShots A Panacea for Site Re-Review?|
"WebmasterWorld members discuss methods for efficiently monitoring the freshness of directory listings."
|Directories||Apr 1, 2009|
|1306:|| How I Maintain My Directory's URL / Listings Validity|
Automated monitoring for a site's outbound links - some great time-saving tips.
|Directories||May 16, 2009|
|1307:|| A Little SEO Knowledge is a Dangerous Thing: The Online Directory Idiocracy|
"...it's the SEOs and directories built solely for SEO purposes that have done much to harm the way site owners approach legitimate traffic driving directories."
|Directories||May 21, 2009|
|1308:|| Should Directories or Sites That Accept Links or Listings Explain Why They Reject a Specific Listing?|
"Members discuss how they handle decisions to reject link requests or directory link submissions. Does an adverse decision require an explanation?"
|Directories||Aug 16, 2009|
|1309:|| Business.com to close down|
business.com will be phased out as a stand-alone B2B directory.
|Directories||Nov 12, 2010|
|1310:|| Why Sites Disappear from Dmoz (Open Directory Project)|
WebmasterWorld Member discuss the topic of why sites disappear from DMOZ.
|Directories||Feb 3, 2014|
|1311:|| To dash or not 2 dash?|
"...better going for a domain such as word1--word2.co.uk (note the 2 dashes - which is still available), rather than using a less commonly used word pairing separated by just as single dash?"
|Domain Names||Dec 19, 2001|
|1312:|| Permanent redirects in Apache for multiple domains|
I'm tired of my ugly, 2nd domain showing up in search engines. How do I create a permanent (301) redirect in Apache and will it fix this search engine problem/
|Domain Names||Oct 1, 2002|
|1313:|| The Once Lauded Afternic Shuts Doors|
Register.com paid $48 million USD for Afternic (a domain name reseller) but with a depressed domain reseller market, it has shut the doors.
|Domain Names||Oct 8, 2002|
|1314:|| Between Registrar and Host Who Does What?|
A basic domain question about how DNS, Registrars and your web host work together to resolve your site.
|Domain Names||Oct 25, 2002|
|1315:|| New Whois Fields|
"...release of three new fields in registry whois records."
|Domain Names||Jan 27, 2003|
|1316:|| ICANN Demands Verisign Stop SiteFinder|
VeriSign's change appears to have considerably weakened the stability of the Internet, introduced ambiguous and inaccurate responses in the DNS, and has caused an escalating chain reaction of measures and countermeasures that contribute to further instability. VeriSign's change has substantially interfered with some number of existing services which depend on the accurate, stable, and reliable operation of the domain name system."
|Domain Names||Oct 3, 2003|
|1317:|| VeriSign to Sell Network Solutions|
"VeriSign, Inc. announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to sell Network Solutions to a new entity formed by Pivotal Private Equity."
|Domain Names||Oct 16, 2003|
|1318:|| Microsoft Takes on Mike Rowe Soft Over Domain|
"Microsoft takes on 17 year old Mike Rowe for trademark infringement."
|Domain Names||Jan 20, 2004|
|1319:|| The New TLD Proposals are In|
" ICANN has received 10 applications for 9 new top-level domains."
|Domain Names||Mar 23, 2004|
|1320:|| How to Pick and Evaluate Domain Names for Resale|
Our forum does not allow domain evalutaions - but the principles behind the worth of a domain are beautifully discussed in this thread.
|Domain Names||May 5, 2004|