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Forum: Yahoo Web Search 03-22-2005
Replies: 36
Views: 6,852
Posted By sickone
The blog I'm speaking of is in a directory that...

The blog I'm speaking of is in a directory that is not linked to from anywhere on the site. I had just created it for testing purposes and put it in a hidden directory around 4 days ago and Yahoo...
Forum: Yahoo Web Search 03-22-2005
Replies: 36
Views: 6,852
Posted By sickone
So are you saying that WordPress provides a...

So are you saying that WordPress provides a public link/feed to every installation of the blog system that is installed on a server? Can someone inform me on how to access this feed/link?
Forum: Yahoo Web Search 03-22-2005
Replies: 36
Views: 6,852
Posted By sickone
Yes. Can you explain why that matters? Are you...

Yes. Can you explain why that matters? Are you implying that Yahoo may try to index pages based on an IP address and not links?
Forum: Yahoo Web Search 03-22-2005
Replies: 36
Views: 6,852
Posted By sickone
Yahoo is most likely indexing pages without links...

Yahoo is most likely indexing pages without links pointing to them. About 4 days ago I installed a Wordpress blog for a client on a directory that is not linked to from ANYWHERE in the client's site...
Forum: Yahoo Web Search 03-19-2005
Replies: 36
Views: 6,852
Posted By sickone
I thought about that as well. The url example...

I thought about that as well.

The url example I gave with the ?D=D appendage only had a splash page with a "coming soon" image on it for the first few months, so it is similar to the sites that...
Forum: Yahoo Web Search 03-19-2005
Replies: 36
Views: 6,852
Posted By sickone
I don't have the Yahoo toolbar installed, but I...

I don't have the Yahoo toolbar installed, but I do use the search box that comes packaged with Firefox which lets you search Yahoo.
Forum: Yahoo Web Search 03-19-2005
Replies: 36
Views: 6,852
Posted By sickone
That sounds exactly like what I'm seeing except...

That sounds exactly like what I'm seeing except the pages are indexed in Yahoo. I wouldn't be surprised if some of your pages started getting indexed with the strange query string.

I checked the...
Forum: Yahoo Web Search 03-15-2005
Replies: 36
Views: 6,852
Posted By sickone
I disagree with your guess. The script I created...

I disagree with your guess. The script I created is fairly simple and I have triple-checked the links to the home pages and none of them contain the query string. I have total control over every...
Forum: Yahoo Web Search 03-14-2005
Replies: 36
Views: 6,852
Posted By sickone
Unfortunately not ;)

Unfortunately not ;)
Forum: Yahoo Web Search 03-14-2005
Replies: 36
Views: 6,852
Posted By sickone
To clarify, I'm not talking about the query...

To clarify, I'm not talking about the query string of the actual redirection script that does the tracking. The query string is being attached to the indexed page's url (the green url that is...
Forum: Yahoo Web Search 03-14-2005
Replies: 36
Views: 6,852
Posted By sickone
The query strings are on the home pages of each...

The query strings are on the home pages of each of the two sites, so those pages are generating the most traffic for those two sites. However, my other sites that use the same script and do not have...
Forum: Yahoo Web Search 03-14-2005
Replies: 36
Views: 6,852
Posted By sickone
I'm not running any sort of PPC or affiliate...

I'm not running any sort of PPC or affiliate programs for the site. It's a site I built and it only has backlinks coming from another site of mine. I've doublechecked the backlinks and they do not...
Forum: Yahoo Web Search 03-08-2005
Replies: 36
Views: 6,852
Posted By sickone
Why does Yahoo add strange query string to pages indexed?

On a few of my sites, Yahoo has added some strange query string variables to the pages that are indexed.

One of them is:
www.example.com/?aref=9

Another one is:
www.example.net/?D=D

Anyone have...
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