|Forum: Yahoo Search Engine and Directory|
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|1:|| 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|
|2:|| 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|
|3:|| Appears Yahoo Has Updated|
Looks like we have dueling holiday updates...
|Nov 25, 2004|
|4:|| Babel Fish re-launches as Yahoo! Babel Fish||Apr 27, 2006|
|5:|| Ban Lifted, But Site is Still Buried|
"An inherited ban from the Inktomi days, has finally been lifted and my site now appears in Yahoo search results."
|May 8, 2007|
|6:|| 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|
|7:|| Bye Bye Yahoo Slurp, Hello crawl.yahoo.net|
"As of today, the transition is complete and all machines crawling as Slurp are now in crawl.yahoo.net."
|June 5, 2007|
|8:|| Change in Yahoo SERPs September 26||Sept 29, 2008|
|9:|| Change to Yahoo Linkdomain Command Results|
It appears that Yahoo has changed the way it counts backlinks.
|Sept 2, 2005|
|10:|| 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|
|11:|| Coming Soon: Yahoo Directory Tag, With 'No' Option||Oct 26, 2006|
|12:|| Database Guru To Lead Yahoo Social Search|
"Yahoo hired Dr. Raghu Ramakrishnan, 45, as vice president and Yahoo research fellow in charge of defining the strategy behind Yahoo's "social search" system, based on his expertise in databases, data mining and privacy-preserving technologies. "
|July 25, 2006|
|13:|| December 1, 2007: Yahoo Update||Dec 7, 2007|
|14:|| Desktop Search from Yahoo!|
Yahoo releases free desktop search utility.
|Jan 11, 2005|
|15:|| Figuring Out Yahoo SEO Ranking|
"WebmasterWorld members discuss SEO in Yahoo, and try to establish what Yahoo wants, compared to Google and Microsoft Live Search."
|May 25, 2008|
|16:|| 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|
|17:|| 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|
|18:|| Google’s Marissa Mayer to be new Yahoo CEO|
"Marissa Mayer, one of the top executives at Google, will be the next C.E.O. of Yahoo, making her one of the most prominent women in Silicon Valley and corporate America."
|July 16, 2012|
|19:|| Happy Birthday Yahoo!||Mar 2, 2005|
|20:|| Head of Yahoo Labs and Yahoo Search Strategy on 'WOO'||May 20, 2009|
|21:|| How To Stop Yahoo! From Indexing PDF Files||Sept 14, 2004|
|22:|| 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|
|23:|| IBM and Yahoo Team Up In Corporate Search|
"IBM and Yahoo are teaming up to offer a free data-search tool for businesses, a quirky move challenging Google and other corporate-search specialists in a blossoming market."
|Dec 13, 2006|
|24:|| Inktomi Not and Option on HotBot|
HotBot - the original Inktomi serviced search engine - no longer features an Inktomi option.
|Aug 4, 2003|
|25:|| Inktomi Results on Yahoo Canada|
This tidbit slipped by us unnoticed last month. This is the first time since June of 2000 that Inktomi has powered a Yahoo search engine.
|Aug 5, 2003|
|26:|| Interview with Director of Yahoo Search, Priyank Garg|
Great interview published by Eric Enge. He keeps the focus on the role that links play in Yahoo's algorithm and Priyank Garg offers some surprisingly direct responses.
|July 7, 2008|
|27:|| Is Outsourcing Search-Advertising The Solution For Yahoo?|
"Faced with Microsoft Corp.'s $44.6 billion "bear hug" offer, Yahoo Inc. may be considering a move to hand control of its troubled search-advertising business to Google Inc. in an effort to remain independent."
|Feb 8, 2008|
|28:|| Is Yahoo Hand Coding More Serps?|
"I think we have all seen areas in the past that were loaded with what looked like hard coded sites sitting on top of the regular results, but this looks like its creeping into more and more areas. With all the outcry over the latest update, has Y! decided that the algo just isn't cutting it and they now have to hand tweak in order to have clean results?"
|Aug 10, 2005|
|29:|| Is Yahoo holding a trump card?||June 27, 2003|
|30:|| Is a Yahoo or ODP Listing Worth More?||May 12, 2003|
|31:|| Korean Yahoo CEO to Resign|
"Yahoo Korea CEO Sung Nak-yang said he would resign by May, citing disagreement between him and the company's U.S. headquarters over the Korean branch's operations."
|Feb 16, 2007|
|32:|| MSN and Yahoo Comply With US Justice Department Request for Data|
Yahoo has stressed that it didn't reveal any personal information. "We are rigorous defenders of our users' privacy," Yahoo spokeswoman Mary Osako said last night. "In our opinion, this is not a privacy issue."
|Jan 20, 2006|
|33:|| May 2006: Yahoo Update||May 30, 2006|
|34:|| Microsoft and Yahoo to link IM services?|
"SEATTLE (Reuters) - Microsoft Corp. and Yahoo Inc. (Nasdaq:YHOO - news) are preparing to link together their free instant messaging services as they take on entrenched messaging leader AOL and market newcomer Google Inc., a source close to the companies said on Tuesday."
|Oct 12, 2005|
|35:|| My Yahoo! Wants Your Feed||July 18, 2004|
|36:|| MyWeb Hits the SERPS|
"Was doing some searching on Yahoo this morning and noticed myweb has been added to the serps - each website in the serps has a "save" and "block" next to it for people to log in and start using MyWeb. Wonder if they'll be using this information to determine quality within the serps, etc as well."
|June 9, 2005|
|37:|| New Features for Yahoo Site Explorer: Incl, Site Authentication|
"Among the new features of the Site Explorer program are a new feedback system, new authentication processes intended for bloggers, the ability to delete your URLs from Yahoo's index, and one that to me seems a little strange, a badge that displays your inbound links from your page."
|Jan 30, 2007|
|38:|| New Yahoo Beta Design|
Looks like Google - tastes like chicken.
|July 2, 2004|
|39:|| New Yahoo Flickr-ized Image Search|
"Now when you use Yahoo! Image Search, in addition to the billions of images we crawl from the Web, you've got access to over 300 million images from the amazing community of photographers on Flickr."
|June 27, 2007|
|40:|| 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|