Re: Paid placement, bah!|
From Nicholas on 1 April '03
replying to Re: Paid placement, bah! posted by Hope
>How many inbound links were there for this site?
>Was the site listed in any directories?
>You are correct, you do not need to submit to Inktomi to get
>listed in the index. The Ink spider (Slurp) will find your site
>from links from other sites, including other search engines and
>directories. This is actually true for most spidering search
>engines. They will follow links and then return if they feel the
>site is worthy of indexing.
1 inbound link, from a medium-traffic site. I haven't listed it
with ODP yet, because I want more content up there before doing