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Re: Ask.com crawler

  • Subject: Re: Ask.com crawler
  • From: Roy Schestowitz <newsgroups@schestowitz.com>
  • Date: Tue, 12 Jul 2005 03:33:09 +0100
  • Newsgroups: alt.internet.search-engines
  • Organization: schestowitz.com / Manchester University
  • References: <EDpAe.22702$O22.2592@fe1.news.blueyonder.co.uk> <LFwAe.205416$ub.139409@fe07.news.easynews.com>
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www.1-script.com wrote:

> Bruce Lee wrote:
>> Hi
>> My site has been visited constantly for weeks by Ask.com crawler but
>> I'm not
>> seeing any results when I search at ask.com. Anyone know why?? thanks
> Man, I feel your pain!
> This Teoma/Ask crawler alone is responsible for 5.6Gb of traffic on one of
> my sites just last month, and the number of indexed pages did not move a
> bit in several months! They have, however, added about 3000 pages about a
> day or so ago. Besides, traffic from Ask.com is laughable compared to
> Google. I'm SO-O-O pissed, I'm getting ready to disallow  this bot from my
> sites altogether.
> On the other hand: maybe they supply results to someone worthwhile and not
> only AskJeeves?

Ask.com? Do they even give you something in return for all the traffic? They
probably just slow down your server never to give you any significant

How long have ask.com been crawling your pages? Crawling and indexing are
separate and are done periodically I believe. The better the search
engines, the more rapid the cycles. You might just have to be patient.


Roy S. Schestowitz

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