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Forum: Searching Tips & Techniques 03-09-2006
Replies: 34
Views: 19,364
Posted By claus
Nice posts. It also shows that it isn't always...

Nice posts. It also shows that it isn't always that you really want the search engines to index everything - sometimes you have to think about how to hide information from them in stead. In this...
Forum: Search Technology & Relevancy 02-05-2006
Replies: 15
Views: 9,614
Posted By claus
Well sometimes I should just keep my big mouth...

Well sometimes I should just keep my big mouth shut. It wasn't nice of me to make a blanket statement about the audience here. If I offended anyone I'm very sorry, my apologies for that. Back on...
Forum: Search Technology & Relevancy 02-05-2006
Replies: 11
Views: 3,129
Posted By claus
Cool that you did your own SE :) I think...

Cool that you did your own SE :)

I think Robert_Charlton explained better what I wanted to say; that there is a very large amount of papers, patents, articles, threads, books and web sites on the...
Forum: Search Technology & Relevancy 02-04-2006
Replies: 15
Views: 9,614
Posted By claus
Oh, well, the context is a Search Engine forum...

Oh, well, the context is a Search Engine forum populated by a membership of mainly SEO / SEM people. That, by itself, suggests the application to SERPS. No human intervention needed.

Some of these...
Forum: Search Technology & Relevancy 02-04-2006
Replies: 1
Views: 2,064
Posted By claus
Are you 100% sure that is the exact thing you...

Are you 100% sure that is the exact thing you want? If so, could you explain in ordinary words and proper spelling what your problem is? I'm sure somebody can help you once we understand what you...
Forum: Search Technology & Relevancy 02-04-2006
Replies: 11
Views: 3,129
Posted By claus
<joke>Why don't we just tell you how to get...

<joke>Why don't we just tell you how to get a #1 position for anything you would like? There are plenty of ebooks on that. </joke>

On a more serious note, search engine infrastructure is not a...
Forum: Search Technology & Relevancy 02-04-2006
Replies: 3
Views: 10,454
Posted By claus
I've got a lot of opinions and experience on...

I've got a lot of opinions and experience on Information Architecture (that's the thing you're really discussing here) - but I'll just comment on redesigns for now.

Most people redesigning sites...
Forum: Search Technology & Relevancy 02-04-2006
Replies: 3
Views: 4,874
Posted By claus
well, if you don't need to go in any specific...

well, if you don't need to go in any specific direction it doesn't matter much what road you take.

Meaning, you might choose to optimize to some "border value of labour" after which your efforts...
Forum: Search Technology & Relevancy 02-04-2006
Replies: 15
Views: 9,614
Posted By claus
huh?

So, nobody's doing multivariate analysis out there? He. I think there might be a few :)

I agree 100% that the majority don't even know (or need to know) what it is but to extrapolate to the whole...
Forum: Google Web Search 01-10-2006
Replies: 110
Views: 77,276
Posted By claus
nevermind...

You're all entitled to your opinions, and I'm not really getting any kicks out of being a rebel these days, but I stick to my own opinion nevertheless...

All I'm saying is that if you think you can...
Forum: Google Web Search 01-06-2006
Replies: 55
Views: 60,861
Posted By claus
Question Oh boy, what is this?

(Just posted this on Matt's blog - thought you all might be interested)

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What? Is bigdaddy .. I don't even have a word for it......
Forum: Google Web Search 01-04-2006
Replies: 110
Views: 77,276
Posted By claus
Yes I read it... I don't understand, perhaps I...

Yes I read it... I don't understand, perhaps I missed something? I just read that post a second time, still don't get it, I'm sorry - what did I miss? Was your post partially a response to #73 and...
Forum: Search Technology & Relevancy 01-04-2006
Replies: 2
Views: 2,665
Posted By claus
Very interesting and happy new year to you too...

Very interesting and happy new year to you too :)

It's all in the user behaviour isn't it? SE's centralize and user behaviour more than offset their efforts because the users don't just look at #1....
Forum: Google Web Search 01-04-2006
Replies: 110
Views: 77,276
Posted By claus
Agree. Well, I don't even need to agree, it's as...

Agree. Well, I don't even need to agree, it's as obvious as daylight :)



That's not really an unusual situation. It's a fairly "classic" kind of problem in Marketing Research (or in any other type...
Forum: Google Web Search 12-31-2005
Replies: 110
Views: 77,276
Posted By claus
A little light credibility reading

Here's ten web credibility guidelines from Stanford (http://www.webcredibility.org/guidelines/). They're good, but that's it. It's *not* the be-all-and-end-all solution to the Google credibility...
Forum: Google Web Search 12-30-2005
Replies: 110
Views: 77,276
Posted By claus
No sandbox, just a catchy name

I've been referred to this thread from Threadwatch, I'm sorry to say that I almost never use this forum as it loads far too slow for my liking, but nevermind. I discovered it, that's the important...
Forum: Search Technology & Relevancy 10-31-2005
Replies: 6
Views: 2,480
Posted By claus
Thanks for that paper, it's useful. I'll check...

Thanks for that paper, it's useful. I'll check out your cosine tutorial too. :)

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Added: It was kind of hard to find it on your site, I guess you mean this one...
Forum: The Padded Room 10-19-2005
Replies: 51
Views: 14,336
Posted By claus
Thanks IncrediBILL Temporary URL...

Thanks IncrediBILL

Temporary URL http://www.searchengineworld.com/index.htm

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Added: Nameservers are not webservers, the nameservers are the ones that hold your DNS records, ie. keeps tabs on...
Forum: The Padded Room 10-19-2005
Replies: 51
Views: 14,336
Posted By claus
Paraphrasing martinibuster...

Paraphrasing martinibuster ;-)

>>>Westhost

Message #16

Westhost's nameservers don't respond. That's the error.

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(Stefan, your nameservers aren't on "westserver.net" are they?)
Forum: The Padded Room 10-19-2005
Replies: 5
Views: 4,160
Posted By claus
Agreed. It can work quite well with light on...

Agreed.

It can work quite well with light on dark if the purpose is only to pull attention toward a limited part of the page, like a menu item, a stats score, some table, an ad, or whatever....
Forum: The Padded Room 10-19-2005
Replies: 51
Views: 14,336
Posted By claus
It seems westserver.net doesn't respond...

It seems westserver.net doesn't respond (westhost's nameservers).
Forum: The Padded Room 10-19-2005
Replies: 5
Views: 4,160
Posted By claus
I should add that light text on dark background...

I should add that light text on dark background will "look good" to many people, quite instinctively. That's because it's how the world around us looks - we see only the reflection of light, which...
Forum: The Padded Room 10-19-2005
Replies: 5
Views: 4,160
Posted By claus
- what rogerd said. Plus, if the site in...

- what rogerd said.

Plus, if the site in question has a very small font, like, say, around a tenpixel size (which is a very popular size with designers, for whatever reason) then it will be even...
Forum: The Padded Room 10-19-2005
Replies: 51
Views: 14,336
Posted By claus
tw and wmw down?

What a coincidence - threadwatch and webmasterworld is both down at the same time. At least from where i sit...
Forum: Search Technology & Relevancy 09-30-2005
Replies: 17
Views: 8,306
Posted By claus
A classic

Which, in turn, is an index of the whole web, or so they say. So, on one hand they try very hard to index the whole web, or at least as much as they possibly can get away with, and on the other hand...
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