Category: Internet

How to avoid search engine spamming

What If You Accidentally Spam the Engines? Google and other search engines will boot anyone using spam tactics to get high rankings. But what if this happens accidentally -- or worse still, an unethical search engine contractor uses spam tactics...

/ December 28, 2007

Is A Yahoo Listing Still Worth The Cost?

In October 2002, the Yahoo! portal changed the way it delivers search results. In the past, the most prominent results were exclusively culled from websites listed in the Yahoo directory itself. Since October, sites listed in the Yahoo directory no...

/ December 28, 2007

Are Your Search Engine Rankings At Risk?

Ever since there have been search engines, there have been techniques that unscrupulous webmasters and shady search engine optimization firms have used to artificially boost rankings. As search engines caught on to these techniques, they devised ways to detect them...

/ December 28, 2007

Website Promotional Terms

The terms and definitions below relate to most aspects of search engine indexing and ranking of websites.   Spider / Bot: A program used by search engines to visit and index websites. Search engines regularly send these spiders to the...

/ December 28, 2007