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FAST: spotting the update



9:52 am on Jun 23, 2002 (gmt 0)

WebmasterWorld Senior Member heini is a WebmasterWorld Top Contributor of All Time 10+ Year Member

While skimming through different outlets of FAST'S db I noticed the serps are switching on and off old serps and updated results.
At ATW I get old results most of the time, while Lycos.com gave me more fresh serps.

At Lycos.de I have updated results for searches restricted to german results, while unrestricted serps reflect the update.

Hitting reload often changes serps too. Anyone recognized a pattern yet?


2:47 pm on Jun 23, 2002 (gmt 0)

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I've seen sporadic different serps on some of the partners. Seems to be different depending on where and how you search. Hitting reload sometimes give different serps too.


5:41 pm on Jun 23, 2002 (gmt 0)

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I agree with you too shifting results and it does matter how you search.

(pssst heini is the backyard digging done yet)



1:40 am on Jun 24, 2002 (gmt 0)

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My experience here in Australia identical to the above. Haven't been able to discern a pattern.
Seemed to be switching around using three SERPs for up to 72 hours. Then, a couple of hours ago, threw in a totally different conglomeration but now seems to be back to original three.

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