|Forum: Paid Inclusion Engines and Topics|
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|1:|| Altavista Zaps Email - CMGI Gets New CEO|
"CMGI said Tuesday that it has appointed George McMillan as its new chief executive officer, replacing David Wetherell."
|Feb 20, 2002|
|2:|| New Inktomi Website and New Content Guidelines|
For the first time that we can remember, Inktomi has posted a detailed set of content Guidelines and a FAQ for content inclusion. They have also updated their homepage and site template.
|Feb 28, 2002|
|3:|| Inktomi Core MSN Cluster Update|
What appears to be an entirely new db serving MSN results. Update confirmed by Inktomi with the new db at 2 billion+ pages.
|Aug 9, 2002|
|4:|| How Often is Inktomi Updating?|
"...paid inclusion sites are updated every 48 hours and the entire index is now updated about once every two weeks."
|Aug 26, 2002|
|5:|| Inktomi Expands Deal with Amazon|
"...an expansion of a deal with Amazon.com to put e- commerce results on its pay-for-inclusion search index."
|Oct 22, 2002|
|6:|| Altavista - Launches New Look|
Alta's new look was unmasked today. The old brown bag yellow is replaced with a zippy new pastel blue with a radical new logo. What an improvement!
|Nov 9, 2002|
|7:|| Inktomi Sells Enterprise Search and Gets In To The Black|
"Inktomi has sold its enterprise search product to Verity for $25 million. The cash deal should close within 30 to 60 days, after which Inktomi will be cash flow positive."
|Nov 13, 2002|
|8:|| Inktomi Releases Web Search 9|
"Inktomi Web Search 9 combines algorithmic and editorial relevance techniques to better interpret user intent and deliver more accurate, comprehensive search results. Inktomi Web Search 9 also includes new paid inclusion features that allow content publishers and online retailers to more easily target local audiences."
|Nov 20, 2002|
|9:|| Inktomi Says Traffic to Partners Up 40%|
"...growth in Search Submit leads since the year ago period is up a healthy 40%. That's lower than Index Connect's 100%..."
|Dec 7, 2002|
|10:|| FAQ: How Many Pages In Inktomi?|
Determining how many pages you have listed in Inktomi isn't tricky once you know how. This question comes up repeatedly.
|Dec 26, 2002|
|11:|| WIll Alta Vista Make a Come Back?|
It seems like Altavista has been on the ropes hanging on for quite awhile. Can they continue the dance?
|Jan 13, 2003|
|12:|| Inktomi's Slurp Out on Full Web Crawl|
Reports are coming in that Slurp is out walking the whole web. Could this be the first of the Yahoo build db crawls? If so, it could be one of the most important crawls in the last twelve months.
|Jan 13, 2003|
|13:|| AltaVista - Small Screen Search Option|
A new small screen search option at Altavista works well for side panels and pda sized screens.
|Feb 15, 2003|
|14:|| PositionTech Inks Register.com|
A little over a month ago, PositionTech added AskJeeves to its paid inclusion search engine lineup. Today it added incredible exposure through Register.com's domain registration site.
|Mar 28, 2003|
|15:|| Overture Slashes 100 Altavista Positions|
"The company said it expected the cuts, which will occur in areas such as sales and finance, to yield approximately $7 million in annual savings."
|May 13, 2003|
|16:|| Microsoft Confirms MSN Bot In the Wild|
Exclusive: "MSNBOT is a prototype Web crawler robot developed by MSN Search (http://search.msn.com ). The robot is a software program that traverses the Web pages on a site, downloads the documents for indexing, and follows the hyperlinks that are referenced."
|June 17, 2003|
|17:|| LookSmart Again Launches PPC Engine|
Looksmart tries to relaunch a PPC engine.
|Oct 2, 2003|
|18:|| Altavista's Scooter/3.3 is giving out odd referrals again||Oct 4, 2003|
|19:|| Paid Inclusion "The Fix Is In"|
"... out of 20 advertisers and online marketing pros interviewed by BusinessWeek, 10 had experienced firsthand a boost in search-engine rankings when they signed up for paid inclusion."
|Oct 8, 2003|
|20:|| 2004 - Have you booked your ticket on the Inktomi Express||Nov 29, 2003|
|21:|| Looksmart to Layoff Half of Work Force|
Looksmart will announce that it is laying off half of its work force. This comes after last weeks announcement that Inktomi and Sprinks will not continue to use Looksmart listings.
|Dec 14, 2003|
|22:|| MSN Search Beta is Live|
Let the dissection begin.
|Jan 28, 2004|