|Forum: Yahoo Search Engine and Directory|
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|1:|| Yahoo Traffic|
Is Yahoo yahoo! or boohoo for you? How does it compare with the rest of the engines?
|Jan 29, 2001|
|2:|| Yahoo Moves to Recurring Annual Fees|
"...the current applicable Recurring Annual Fee is US $299 for web sites which do not offer adult content and/or services and is US $600 for web sites which do offer adult content and/or services."
|Dec 29, 2001|
|3:|| Yahoo Teams with Northern Light|
Yahoo is providing a Premium Search that is powered by Northern Light.
|Jan 13, 2002|
|4:|| Yahoo Just the FAQ´s...|
A round up of recent info and traditional questions about the ´hoo.
|Jan 14, 2002|
|5:|| Yahoo and NL Team Up - Part 2|
"...designed to expand on a previous agreement with search technology provider Northern Light Technology, which has sold its premium search business and some other assets to enterprise software company Divine.."
|Jan 23, 2002|
|6:|| Yahoo Resets Marketing Prefs|
Yahoo resets all users my.yahoo.com preferences to give themselves full spamming rights.
|Apr 1, 2002|
|7:|| Yahoo! To Push Pay Services|
"Yahoo! has stepped up its direct-marketing tactics to push a growing stable of premium pay services."
|Apr 24, 2002|
|8:|| PageRank Weighting and The Yahoo Directory|
As has been discussed previously, there has been some recent shuffling in Yahoo´s rankings.. One thing I haven´t seen discussed, if it was I missed it is the apparent use of Google page rank in Yahoo´s directly algo..
|Apr 25, 2002|
|9:|| The New Yahoo Look|
Yahoo has redesigned their homepage.
|June 11, 2002|
|10:|| Yahoo New Look|
Evidently Yahoo is betting that the 640x400 screen is a thing of the past. The most surprising thing about their new build, is that it requires a 700 pixel wide screen before side scrolling is forced.
|July 2, 2002|
|11:|| How are web sites ranked in Yahoo?|
"...what I need to know is simply, how are the web sites in Yahoo ranked for relevance in response to keyword phrase searches?"
|July 10, 2002|
|12:|| Yahoo! And SBC Expand Yellow Pages Alliance|
Yahoo! continues to move from a white pages directory to yellow pages directory via an agreement with SBC Yellow Pages.
|July 10, 2002|
|13:|| Yahoo Increases Sponsored Listings Price|
The highlighted sponsored ads on Yahoo have gone up in price.
|Aug 20, 2002|
|14:|| Yahoo! Japan to Set up Web Consulting Subsidiary|
Yahoo Japan will, "provide Internet business consulting, and plan, develop, and operate various Web services".
|Aug 22, 2002|
|15:|| Google Logo on Yahoo Replaced With Text|
The Google logo on Yahoo has switched to text say results are "provided by". They are also showing a slightly different Google index. reminder: according to some reports, the Yahoo search results contract extension is up Sept 1.
|Sept 1, 2002|
|16:|| Yahoo Google Relations Strained|
The New York Times is running a story on the strained Yahoo-Google relations. "Yahoo is said to be seriously considering switching its Web search to Inktomi..."
|Sept 25, 2002|
|17:|| Yahoo Adds RSS Feeds for Finance Stories|
Yahoo beta tests RSS feeds. update 9-27-2002: The test appears to be over already.
|Sept 25, 2002|
|18:|| Yahoo Changes|
Yahoo search results pages (serps) are going through some dramatic changes. It appears to be live beta testing - so look quick.
|Oct 9, 2002|
|19:|| The Benefits of the Yahoo SERP Changes|
On one hand, many who paid for BizEx are still miffed, but there is a growing realization that Yahoo may have ultimately done us a favor.
|Oct 23, 2002|
|20:|| Yahoo Express Submit Changes With New Features|
"...an online account manager that list all your sites that are listed for renewal and says you can cancel 5 days prior to renewal date if you don't want to renew."
|Oct 24, 2002|
|21:|| Yahoo! Purchases Inktomi|
"[Inktomi and Yahoo!]...today announced they have signed a definitive agreement under which Yahoo! will acquire Inktomi for a purchase price of $1.65 per share in cash. The transaction reflects an aggregate purchase price of approximately $235 million, adjusted for Inktomi's expected cash balance net of debt, as of December 31, 2002."
|Dec 23, 2002|
|22:|| Yahoo! Free Submission - Myth or Reality?|
"...anyone gotten a content site listed in Yahoo recently?"
|Dec 30, 2002|
|23:|| Yahoo SERPs Changing Again|
Changes to Yahoo SERP (search engine results pages) are underway. Appears to be some live beta testing in the works.
|Dec 30, 2002|
|24:|| Yahoo Reports Q4 Profit|
"...Wednesday reported a quarterly profit versus a year-earlier loss as revenue from its premium subscription services grew.."
|Jan 16, 2003|
|25:|| Yahoo Bench Testing Colored Overture Ad Boxes|
Appears more beta testing has been in the works at Yahoo. Overture listings were breifly displayed in colored text boxes. (story breaker - extended homepage run)
|Jan 25, 2003|
|26:|| Yahoo Hires Away Overture Executive|
"Yahoo confirmed today that it has hired Overture's vice president of search Tim Cadogan to become its own vice president of search"
|Jan 30, 2003|
|27:|| Yahoo Board Member Michael Moritz Resigns|
Moritz - a partner in Sequoia Capital - one of the most influential investors in internet history, is leaving the Yahoo board of directors. Moritz put together several high flying internet vc deals including the orginal startup capital for both Yahoo and most recently Google.
|Mar 12, 2003|
|28:|| Rumor Mill: NY Post Floats Story of Yahoo Buying Espotting|
fwiw: the New York Post ran a story today that Yahoo is to buy Espotting. Espotting says it is a cute story, but not true.
|Mar 14, 2003|
|29:|| Yahoo Acquisition of Inktomi a Done Deal|
Yahoo has announced that its acquisition of Inktomi is completed.
|Mar 20, 2003|
|30:|| Yahoo Tees up $750 Million in Convertible Bonds|
Overture stock - which took a beating earlier in the week on rumors of MSN dropping them - have jumped 7% in morning trading on news that Yahoo has put $750 million in convertible bonds in to the same-as-cash pipeline.
|Apr 4, 2003|
|31:|| Yahoo To Launch Revamped Search Engine|
Yahoo previews new engine.
|Apr 7, 2003|
|32:|| Yahoo Does Tour of New Features||Apr 7, 2003|
|33:|| AP Says Yahoo Retains Google Probably Until Years End|
"Yahoo plans to incorporate Inktomi's tools in to its search engine by year's end."
|Apr 8, 2003|
|34:|| Yahoo Beta Period Over|
The week of beta testing is over and the new look Yahoo is live.
|Apr 11, 2003|
|35:|| Is a Yahoo or ODP Listing Worth More?||May 12, 2003|
|36:|| Yahoo On Promotion Blitz||May 27, 2003|
|37:|| British Telecom Teams up with Yahoo!|
"The new venture, called BT Yahoo! Broadband, replaces BT's Openworld brand and promises to take on rivals such as AOL and Freeserve."
|June 16, 2003|
|38:|| Is Yahoo holding a trump card?||June 27, 2003|
|39:|| Yahoo! Hooking up with Oracle|
One day after its blockbuster purchase bid for paid search provider Overture, Tuesday sought to improve its portal productivity suite by hooking up with Oracle to use its application server to deliver content to more people.
|July 15, 2003|
|40:|| Inktomi Not and Option on HotBot|
HotBot - the original Inktomi serviced search engine - no longer features an Inktomi option.
|Aug 4, 2003|