Chris Lowth wrote:
> Is there any news/rumours to suggest that yahoo are using (or plan to
> use) the information available to them in the favourites lists people
> can save in "my yahoo" as part of their ranking algorithms? It seems
> like a golden source of "what real people think are good sites"
> information for them to use.
Various toolbars and status bars already keep track of what people bookmark
(spyware perhaps). I might as well refer to the massively-growing
del.icio.us. People keep their bookmarks on-line, which provides good
indication of popularity.
Whatever policies Yahoo adopt, it will not affect your behaviour as a Web
developer. Keep your site clean and user-friendly. Bookmark popularity will
Roy S. Schestowitz