|Forum: Yahoo Search Engine and Directory|
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|241:|| Yahoo buys Bloomba Email Search Company|
"Yahoo said on Thursday it bought privately held e-mail search company Stata Labs, jumping into the nascent market for search-based email programs and services."
|Oct 22, 2004|
|242:|| Yahoo Image Search Updated|
Now at a cool 1 billion.
|Oct 21, 2004|
|243:|| Yahoo! Q3 Profits Rise Dramatically|
"The group said sales soared 154.1% to $906.7m - their sixth consecutive record high."
|Oct 13, 2004|
|244:|| Yahoo Preps RSS Feed Ads|
"Yahoo chief operating officer Dan Rosensweig said the company plans to offer advertising for the RSS (Really Simple Syndication) feeds..."
|Oct 8, 2004|
|245:|| Yahoo, Looking for a few Good Beta Testers|
Yahoo is offering the chance to view and review their new homepage before it launches.
|Oct 8, 2004|
|246:|| Yahoo Launches Personal Search|
Block, save, and share results.
|Oct 5, 2004|
|247:|| Yahoo SERPs Switch to 10 Results Per Page|
On Monday, Yahoo switched to only 10 results per results page.
|Sept 24, 2004|
|248:|| Yahoo Acquires MusicMatch|
"Internet portal Yahoo Inc. said Tuesday that it agreed to buy Web-based digital music and software provider Musicmatch Inc. for $160 million in cash..."
|Sept 14, 2004|
|249:|| How To Stop Yahoo! From Indexing PDF Files||Sept 14, 2004|
|250:|| The Apprentice Says "You're Hired" To Yahoo|
"Yahoo is hosting the official Web site for the second and third seasons of the reality television program..."
|Sept 10, 2004|
|251:|| Yahoo Local Match & Yellow Pages|
"Are Y! Yellow Pages and Y! Local Match going to be side-by-side products competing with one another?"
|Aug 31, 2004|
|252:|| Yahoo Update August 2004|
Major changes in SERPs.
|Aug 16, 2004|
|253:|| Yahoo! Acquires FareChase Travel Engine|
"Yahoo has acquired FareChase, a travel search-engine vendor."
|Aug 8, 2004|
|254:|| Cingular and Yahoo Team Up on Services and Local Search Options|
"The service works by letting Cingular customers log on to the Yahoo! portal via their wireless handset to access Yahoo! Mail, Yahoo! Messenger, Yahoo! Sports, Yahoo! News and Yahoo! Games. Local information such as weather and driving information also can be had."
|Aug 5, 2004|
|255:|| Yahoo Challenged over Yahoo Groups Content|
"A California lawyer who has waged an ongoing battle with Yahoo over personal attacks made against him on Yahoo message boards has filed a proposed class-action lawsuit against the company."
|Aug 5, 2004|
|256:|| Yahoo to get into the Desktop Search Game|
"Yahoo hopes to leapfrog Microsoft by releasing a tool that allows users to quickly and easily search for information on their PCs as well as in their personal files stored at Yahoo's online services, a source familiar with the plan says."
|Aug 5, 2004|
|257:|| Yahoo Launches New Local Search Engine|
"... rolled out a test version of a local search engine that gives users phone numbers, maps, ratings and reviews for a range of services. "
|Aug 3, 2004|
|258:|| Yahoo CEO Semel Snags $150 Million Mega Pay Day|
"... Semel has pocketed about $150 million so far this year by exercising some of the stock options Yahoo has awarded him since he took over as CEO in May 2001."
|July 30, 2004|
|259:|| Yahoo Updates Site Guidelines|
Pages Yahoo! Wants Included in Its Index, Original and unique content of genuine value, Pages designed primarily for humans, with search engine considerations secondary..."
|July 21, 2004|
|260:|| My Yahoo! Wants Your Feed||July 18, 2004|
|261:|| Yahoo Links with BT to Offer IM Telephone Calls|
"...launched a new service on Thursday allowing users to make phone calls over Yahoo Inc's instant messenger product...."
|July 15, 2004|
|262:|| Yahoo Buys Email Startup Oddpost|
"Oddpost's $30-a-year e-mail service focuses on an e-mail interface with functionality that is similar to that of desktop applications such as Microsoft Outlook..."
|July 12, 2004|
|263:|| Yahoo Posts Record Earnings|
"Second-quarter revenue more than doubled to $832.3 million from $321.4 million in the same period a year ago. Profit rose to a record $112.5 million, or 8 cents a share. That's up from $50.8 million, or 4 cents a share, from a year ago."
|July 8, 2004|
|264:|| New Yahoo Beta Design|
Looks like Google - tastes like chicken.
|July 2, 2004|
|265:|| Yahoo Down 5% - Jeeves Down 9% on Microsoft Entry into Search|
"The Sunnyvale, Calif., media giant saw its stock slip $1.77 to $34.63 after Smith Barney Citigroup analyst Lanny Baker cut his rating to hold from buy.
|July 1, 2004|
|266:|| Yahoo Dumps Enterprise IM|
"The dropping of Yahoo Messenger Enterprise Edition marks the end of the Web portal's now-defunct enterprise software division."
|June 20, 2004|
|267:|| Yahoo Posts Customer Satisfaction Survey|
"I got an email from Yahoo yesterday about a customer satisfaction survey Satmetrix Systems is doing for Yahoo."
|June 20, 2004|
|268:|| Yahoo Ups Ante - Offers 2GB of Yahoo Email|
"On free e-mail accounts, Yahoo is expanding storage to 100 megabytes from 4 megabytes and upping the message size limit to 10 megabytes from 3 megabytes."
|June 15, 2004|
|269:|| Yahoo Invests in Plaxo|
"Plaxo integrates Yahoo's search engine directly into the Outlook e-mail program. Under the deal with Yahoo, Plaxo will get paid for channeling people to Yahoo's search engine."
|May 24, 2004|
|270:|| Yahoo! Answers WebmasterWorld Member Questions|
Yahoo Reps answer some WebmasterWorld member questions.
|Apr 5, 2004|
|271:|| GoodBye AltaVista - Now Using The Yahoo Database|
For the better part of 5 years, AltaVista was the net's search engine. On Wednesday, the era of AV as a unique search engine was over.
|Apr 1, 2004|
|272:|| Yahoo to Purchase Euro Shopping Site Kelkoo for 475m Euros|
"Yahoo has agreed to buy European online comparison shopping service Kelkoo for about 475 million euros (294 million pounds) in cash to expand its Internet services for marketers and consumers."
|Mar 26, 2004|
|273:|| Alltheweb.com Switches to Yahoo! Search|
AllTheWeb search goes pure Yahoo. Another of the net's best search engines is euthanized. "How depressing - By far, the web's best advanced search page is now gone." AllTheWeb was well known for their tight and universal html coding and serps. AllTheWeb was the first major search engine to endorse the W3C standards by being 100% html compliant.
|Mar 26, 2004|
|274:|| Yahoo Releases Beta Toolbar Tweak with WebRank Site Rankings Meter|
Yahoo muscles in on PageRank area with new toolbar. "Web Rank: The popularity ranking of the site you are visiting as interpreted by Yahoo"
|Mar 20, 2004|
|275:|| Yahoo! Search Launches Free AddURL|
As promised at the Webmasterworld Publishers Conference the free ADDURL has been launched on the Yahoo! site.
|Mar 4, 2004|
|276:|| New Yahoo Inclusion Program Unveiled|
As announced at the WebmasterWorld Publishers Conference, Yahoo starts a new Inclusion Program: "The primary means of generating our index is via our free crawl.... We supplement this free crawl with the paid inclusion program."
|Feb 27, 2004|
|277:|| Yahoo : The Switch Is Official|
Well, webmasterworld regulars have been able to see the new Yahoo index going back as much as six months. According to reports and internal tech sources, Yahoo is now acknowledging the switch from Google powered results to internally powered results.
|Feb 18, 2004|
|278:|| Yahoo Renames Slurp Spider|
Yahoo changes bot agent name. Inktomi named bot is no more.
|Feb 17, 2004|
|279:|| Upcoming Changes to Yahoo Shopping||Jan 23, 2004|
|280:|| Yahoo on the Brink of Throwing out The Directory?|
Recent moves in Asia, Europe, and North America, have left webmasters asking the once unthinkable question: Is Yahoo About to Delete the Yahoo! Directory?
|Jan 22, 2004|