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Finding Stuff Online

I have been on the Internet since long before Al Gore invented it, when it was an exciting place, full of information. In fact, I ran a computer BBS for more than a decade before the Internet became widely available, but I won’t take that path here because it would be too long of a…

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Anchor Text Diversity

Anchor text is the clickable text in a link. I’ll give an example of a link to Web Directory Forum, which is maintained by the same people who run this site. As you can see, the words, “Web Directory Forum,” have been made into a link, and if you click it, your browser will take…


Chasing Another Metric

Google PageRank was the perfect tool to use when you were comparing one site to another, but that’s finished since Google isn’t letting us know what a site’s PageRank is anymore. Webmasters now have to turn their attention towards something else in order to know how their sites stack up. Will they spend their time…

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Apples and Oranges

In one way, search engines and web directories are kind of the same thing, but in the end they aren’t like one another at all. Both search engines and web directories are intended to help people find things on the Internet. They do so in very different ways, and one does not necessarily replace the…

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High PR

There’s a scandal going on around these parts, and it’s got to do with “high PR”. Google PageRank is something that meant a lot to people in the past, in that people like to have points of comparison. PageRank was especially important when it came to web directories, because a directory that enjoyed a high…

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