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Holy Crap - MSN Results - 9 out of 10 Spam!

Did a search on a non-common term - all black hat results

     

rehabguy

12:47 pm on Feb 24, 2006 (gmt 0)

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I did a search for "<snip>" on MSN - a common term in my industry (rehab)

9 out of the 10 results:

- Were totally cloaked
- Were only vaguely related to the search query
- Appeared to be managed by the same group based on the file name format, google "nocache" metatags and other "finger prints" on their pages.

How can you have a trillion dollars and produce results this bad? No wonder Google continues to gain market share over MSN - I would never find what I'm looking for!

MSNDude - you guys need to address this soon - I'd be embarrassed if any of my businesses had this many errors in it's output.

[edited by: engine at 2:30 pm (utc) on Feb. 24, 2006]
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crobb305

2:59 pm on Feb 24, 2006 (gmt 0)

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The thread above is now closed, but it covers this spam/subdomain-spam issue. We feel your pain.

tictoc

3:05 am on Feb 25, 2006 (gmt 0)

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I did not get a chance to comment again in that thread.. I agree with Crobb on the sandbox. I am all for it. MSN Needs some type of sandbox and some type of subdomain filter. how can this be so hard for bill gates to figure out haha..

 

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