New site went up about six weeks ago. Never submitted it to AllTheWeb or Lycos. A week and a half ago (Oct 11) Fast came in and sucked up the whole site. Yesterday Lycos (primary) and AllTheWeb (secondary) traffic began loading up my logs. It's not a big flood but it sure looks like it when no one else is there. It's a very pleasant surprise!
I only have one or two external links pointing at this site. Did Fast find me this fast by crawling external links?