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  1. Study: Search Driving Offline Conversions for Local Service Businesses

    This latency argues in favor of personalization, whether passive or conscious (i.e.recent searches" or "my directory") to enable users to quickly and easily get back to their earlier search results. Here's what the research determined about...

  2. New Search Patent Applications: June 5, 2006 - Taking Care of Web Decay, Dead Links, and Parked Domains

    Ironically, one of their main examples of the problem of web decay involves the Yahoo Directory. The database may be queried by any combination of person name, job title, organization name and field of business of the organization.

  3. Show Me the Content: Web Search, Verticals, and Metasearch

    Directory info? If the software provider also competes with us in the search business, they may give their search technology a preferential ability to search documents in their proprietary format. So the AP might be getting into the vertical search...

  4. End Of Size Wars? Google Says Most Comprehensive But Drops Home Page Count

    Look at the Open Directory's Anime Genres category. The Amazezing site simply carries a copy of the Open Directory's listings. Amazezing has Google AdSense links, and the Open Directory doesn't. The Open Directory encourages people to use its...

  5. Search Engines And Legal Issues

    A good look at how the use of volunteers at places like the Open Directory, GeoCities and Tripod might result in lawsuits, such as the one AOL currently faces. MSoft, Ticketmaster Bury Hatchet Wired News, Feb 16, 1999