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Re: Subdomains
From Inachu on 7 Feb '03
replying to Subdomains posted by Chris Sharkey

I am seeing more and more site that run like this.

So far I've seen Microsoft, Tripod, Altavista.

Not only is this good. for the programmer it is good for the
computer techie as well then he will know quicker where things
are for his clients

Client: I need my ski merchandise server moved. On what server is it?
Techie: On the SKI server!

I am sure since I have seen subdomains listed on google that they
should also popup on yahoo. Even virtual subdomains get listed as
well. a good example is my tripod account: Gets listed also as:

>I run a holiday accommodation web site and soon I will be
>interested in creating regional sites as subdomains of my main
>site, for example
>etc, etc.
>Is it possible for these to receive as good listings as a top-
>level domain name like Or is it
>penalised because it is a subdomain?
>Also, what is Yahoo!'s stance on listing subdomains? Will they
>list them in their directory? Would they be likely to list my
>regional sites in all the different regional categories if their
>content was good and relevant? And if so what would be the best
>strategy for submitting it to them?
>Chris Sharkey

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