According to Yahoo statements, It uses various sources to determine a web page listings in their search engine. This allows Yahoo to dynamically construct meaningful abstracts, descriptions and titles that will assist users in understanding web pages. These sources include the Yahoo Directory, a human-compiled directory. Sometimes pages are listed in both Yahoo’s crawler-based search [...]
Did you notice that your home page listed in the Search Engine Result Pages (SERP) having different title and/or description (also called snippet or abstract) with its real title and/or description. That could happen if your site is listed in the Open Directory Project (ODP) or www.dmoz.org. The search robots such as Google, Yahoo, MSN [...]
WordPress.com, really well known as a free blog provider company, has been attacked by a massive DDoS attack in two days (3 and 4 on March). This is the largest attack to WordPress ever in their six years history. In the first day, The popular blogging platform was hit by an “extremely large” DDoS that [...]
Goo.gl URL Shortener is new Google service for url shortener. As we know, there were many url shortener services like bit.ly and tinyurl.com. It seems that Google don’t want to be left behind in this area. So, Google expands its services to URL shortener services and competes with old players.
Ping services help you, web administrators, notifying blog directories or search engines about your web updates. In WordPress powered sites, Ping task is done automatically. By default, rpc.pingomatic.com is listed in update ping services box. You can configure it manually on Dashboard > Settings > Writing > Update Services.