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Subject: alt.internet.search-engines FAQ Revision 2004/06/23 - Part 1/1

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Newsgroups: alt.internet.search-engines,alt.answers,news.answers Followup-To: alt.internet.search-engines From: will.spencer@internet-search-engines-faq.com (Will Spencer) Reply-To: will.spencer@internet-search-engines-faq.com (FAQ Comments address) Subject: alt.internet.search-engines FAQ Revision 2004/06/23 - Part 1/1 Approved: news-answers-request@MIT.EDU Summary: This posting contains a list of Frequently Asked Questions (and their answers) about Internet Search Engines. It should be read by anyone who wishes to post to the alt.internet.search-engines newsgroup.
Archive-Name: alt-internet-search-engines/faq Version: 2004/06/23 Posting-Frequency: Monthly Last-Modified: 2004/06/23 URL: http://www.internet-search-engines-faq.com/ Welcome to the alt.internet.search-engines alt.internet.search-engines FAQ: Answers to Frequently Asked Questions about Internet Search Engines. The alt.internet.search-engines FAQ is on the World Wide Web at http://www.internet-search-engines-faq.com/ The contents of the alt.internet.search-engines FAQ include: Build Your Web Site =================== How can I validate my HTML? How do I add a site search feature? What is a site map? How do I make JavaScript links? How long can URL's be? How can I spell check my web page? Promote Your Web Site ===================== What is SEO (Search Engine Optimization)? What are search engines policies towards SEO? What are SERPs? What is PR (Page Rank)? What are IBL and OBL? What search engines should I submit to? What directories should I submit to? How long must I wait for Googlebot to fully crawl my site? How long must I wait until my page shows up in the Google index? How long do I have to wait to be listed at DMOZ? How do I get links to my web site? Do links in newsgroups help PR? What are meta tags and do they matter? Which is better, _ or -? How do I choose the best keywords? What happens to the PR of deleted pages? Measure Your Progress ===================== How do I see the PR for my site? How do I see the inbound links for my page? How can I track my rankings in the search engines? What are the current Google datacenters? What is a Google dance? How do I see if Google is dancing? How do I point the Google Toolbar to a specific server? Manage Your Web Site ==================== What are good web site statistics reporting tools? How can I find broken links? How do I create a 301 redirect? What is robots.txt? How do I prevent downloading of my entire website? Make Money with Your Web Site ============================= What are affiliate programs? Can I buy and sell links? What are alternatives to Google AdSense? Miscellany ========== How do I search better with Google? What is an oblivion drop? What is a Google bomb? How do I report spam SEO? Which search engine returns the best results? How do I ask a question on the newsgroup? What other forums are there to discuss SEO? What are some books on SEO? Who are Sam and Dave? Can I hire you to optimize my site? Can you recommend a good SEO specialist?