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Re: Nice site, but yahoo won't list me.
From Jim on 21 Feb '99
replying to Re: Nice site, but yahoo won't list me. posted by Rafe Kemmis

>Hey, Your site looks very great, but it looks like you need more
>trafic from other links before Yahoo! will consider you.

While that may give you an advantage with the robot-driven engines,
it most definitely is NOT the case for Yahoo!

>Find sites in the top ten for what your searching for and get them
>to put a link on their page.

Just like that, eh? Sounds easy :-)

>Once your start getting more traffic.. Yahoo! will probably see that
>other search engines are ranking you well and maybe yahoo! will too.

No, I'm afraid I'll have to label this as bad advice. There's no way
the Yahoo! staff will mess about finding out how many sites are
linking to you. It's hard enough to even get them to visit your
site at all.




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