Re: How do they know?From Rafe on 12 Feb '99
replying to How do they know? posted by Min
>Does anyone know where different people get their information about different search engines?
>Do search engine/directories publicly release information regarding exactly how each index/rate web sites?
>I've seen many advertisements on the Internet from people claiming to know how each directory/engine works and - therefore - how to obtain a high ranking.
>What are their sources or is it just trial and error?
>Is there anyway to find out these things for ourselves?
From what i've read, most people just work with the search engines so much that they get a feel for how the robots/listers work.