|Forum: Yahoo Search Engine and Directory|
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|281:|| Yahoo to Purchase Euro Shopping Site Kelkoo for 475m Euros|
"Yahoo has agreed to buy European online comparison shopping service Kelkoo for about 475 million euros (294 million pounds) in cash to expand its Internet services for marketers and consumers."
|Mar 26, 2004|
|282:|| 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|
|283:|| Yahoo Releases Beta Toolbar Tweak with WebRank Site Rankings Meter|
Yahoo muscles in on PageRank area with new toolbar. "Web Rank: The popularity ranking of the site you are visiting as interpreted by Yahoo"
|Mar 20, 2004|
|284:|| Yahoo! Search Launches Free AddURL|
As promised at the Webmasterworld Publishers Conference the free ADDURL has been launched on the Yahoo! site.
|Mar 4, 2004|
|285:|| 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|
|286:|| Yahoo : The Switch Is Official|
Well, webmasterworld regulars have been able to see the new Yahoo index going back as much as six months. According to reports and internal tech sources, Yahoo is now acknowledging the switch from Google powered results to internally powered results.
|Feb 18, 2004|
|287:|| Yahoo Renames Slurp Spider|
Yahoo changes bot agent name. Inktomi named bot is no more.
|Feb 17, 2004|
|288:|| Upcoming Changes to Yahoo Shopping||Jan 23, 2004|
|289:|| Yahoo on the Brink of Throwing out The Directory?|
Recent moves in Asia, Europe, and North America, have left webmasters asking the once unthinkable question: Is Yahoo About to Delete the Yahoo! Directory?
|Jan 22, 2004|
|290:|| New labs.yahoo.com Site||Jan 20, 2004|
|291:|| Yahoo Says It will Switch to Inktomi First Quarter||Jan 15, 2004|
|292:|| Year End Earnings Come Out and Yahoo Looks to be a Winner||Jan 15, 2004|
|293:|| Yahoo Bench Tests RSS Aggregator||Jan 12, 2004|
|294:|| Yahoo Ratcheting up Inktomi?|
We thought they would flip the switch and that would be that. However, it appears the Yahoo to Inktomi switch is flushing out to be a knob that they are slowly dialing up.
|Dec 18, 2003|
|295:|| Yahoo.com Using Inktomi||Nov 5, 2003|
|296:|| Yahoo Europe Switch to Overture PPC|
Yahoo UK, Germany, France, Italy and Spain have switched PPC providers from Espotting to Overture
|Oct 30, 2003|
|297:|| Reports that Yahoo Will Pull Pharm Ads||Oct 25, 2003|
|298:|| Yahoo Announces Completion of Overture Purchase||Oct 8, 2003|
|299:|| Yahoo Returning Google Results but Yahoo Directory Titles|
More minor changes for Yahoo listings.
|Oct 6, 2003|
|300:|| Yahoo Continues to Mix Google and Inktomi|
The Yahoo transition to Inktomi powered results continues at a geological pace.
|Oct 4, 2003|
|301:|| Yahoo Fined for OptOut Marketing Policy|
"It is neither appropriate nor legally permissible for a company to compile a database of personal information through an online registration process and then attempt to use the information for telemarketing purposes to target consumers who have stated that they do not want to receive solicitations,"
|Oct 2, 2003|
|302:|| Yahoo! News Goes Full Blown RSS|
It what is most certainly one of the strongest endorsements yet for the RSS file format, Yahoo enables full RSS feeds.
|Aug 27, 2003|
|303:|| Yahoo Tests Inktomi Powered US Results.|
Yahoo randomly tests Inktomi results in US.
|Aug 24, 2003|
|304:|| 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|
|305:|| Inktomi Not and Option on HotBot|
HotBot - the original Inktomi serviced search engine - no longer features an Inktomi option.
|Aug 4, 2003|
|306:|| Yahoo! Hooking up with Oracle|
One day after its blockbuster purchase bid for paid search provider Overture, Tuesday sought to improve its portal productivity suite by hooking up with Oracle to use its application server to deliver content to more people.
|July 15, 2003|
|307:|| Is Yahoo holding a trump card?||June 27, 2003|
|308:|| 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|
|309:|| Yahoo On Promotion Blitz||May 27, 2003|
|310:|| Is a Yahoo or ODP Listing Worth More?||May 12, 2003|
|311:|| Yahoo Beta Period Over|
The week of beta testing is over and the new look Yahoo is live.
|Apr 11, 2003|
|312:|| 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|
|313:|| Yahoo Does Tour of New Features||Apr 7, 2003|
|314:|| Yahoo To Launch Revamped Search Engine|
Yahoo previews new engine.
|Apr 7, 2003|
|315:|| Yahoo Tees up $750 Million in Convertible Bonds|
Overture stock - which took a beating earlier in the week on rumors of MSN dropping them - have jumped 7% in morning trading on news that Yahoo has put $750 million in convertible bonds in to the same-as-cash pipeline.
|Apr 4, 2003|
|316:|| Yahoo Acquisition of Inktomi a Done Deal|
Yahoo has announced that its acquisition of Inktomi is completed.
|Mar 20, 2003|
|317:|| Rumor Mill: NY Post Floats Story of Yahoo Buying Espotting|
fwiw: the New York Post ran a story today that Yahoo is to buy Espotting. Espotting says it is a cute story, but not true.
|Mar 14, 2003|
|318:|| Yahoo Board Member Michael Moritz Resigns|
Moritz - a partner in Sequoia Capital - one of the most influential investors in internet history, is leaving the Yahoo board of directors. Moritz put together several high flying internet vc deals including the orginal startup capital for both Yahoo and most recently Google.
|Mar 12, 2003|
|319:|| Yahoo Hires Away Overture Executive|
"Yahoo confirmed today that it has hired Overture's vice president of search Tim Cadogan to become its own vice president of search"
|Jan 30, 2003|
|320:|| Yahoo Bench Testing Colored Overture Ad Boxes|
Appears more beta testing has been in the works at Yahoo. Overture listings were breifly displayed in colored text boxes. (story breaker - extended homepage run)
|Jan 25, 2003|