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Danny Sullivan talks about how Yahoo! Search hard codes search results.

Published: November 29, 2004 by Aaron Wall in internet

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November 29, 2004 - 8:19pm

got a 404 in the vote link aaron, thankd 4 the mention :)

November 29, 2004 - 8:55pm

indeed that was a funny link. somehow it turned into a sentence...and not really a good one either ;-)

I think it works now

November 30, 2004 - 1:30am

Psst! Not sig links - just live links. But we can wish!!

November 30, 2004 - 5:49am

The post by Danny....

About the H=1 to signify a hard coded result, to me that seems false. Is this fact or his speculation?

Almost every search (no matter the term) I did I found many sites with the h=1 in the query, and some of them were spammy sites. Certainly not something that would bt hard-coded into a search.

November 30, 2004 - 7:10am

>Is this fact or his speculation?

I looked at some of the stuff and it seemed to fall in line. I also looked at other stuff that looked like rubbish and was unsure.

November 30, 2004 - 11:15am

Actually, looking further, I found some that had H=2.

November 30, 2004 - 6:37pm

>H=2

yeah. how it was said was that H1 = best then H2 and then H0 = regular or whatever.

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