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pageoneresults - 6:33 pm on May 29, 2008 (gmt 0)
|Unfortunately, Google Image Search does seem to have a problem dealling with hotlinking, and that means your site suffers. |
Here comes the flip side, I think your site can also benefit from Hotlinking.
Ranking Images for Web Image Retrieval
USPA 20080097981 awarded to Microsoft on 2008-04-24
That above patent provides some indication that hotlinking may be a benefit for some sites. I would think it could be used to do the exact same opposite as in the OPs example.
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