John Bokma wrote:
> Clint wrote:
>> If one is to submit
>> a new blog to major search engines like Google,
>> Yahoo, MSN and Open Directory, is the process exactly the same as with
>> regular websites?
> Just get a few links to your blog, links from pages that are already in
> the major SEs.
It doesn't hurt if you submit as well.
> In the past I noticed that having "blog" in the URI slowed Google down. No
> idea if it was a correct observation (I guess yes) and if it still holds.
Did you check this systematically?? You said this several times before (even
wrote some essay about it), but I still don't know if it's true. I have to
admit that penalties of this sort should improve search results. It should
weed out pages like "The ham sandwich I had yesterday", "My sweet precious
puppy", and "It's Snowing!"...