Search Engine Information for Webmasters

a different type of information about the search engines...
Search Engine
Webmaster Areas

 

Search Engine Index Time
Aesop
"a few days"
All the Web/Fast
"couple of weeks"
Alta Vista
4-8 weeks
DMOZ
3 weeks to several months
Entire Web
8-10 weeks
Frequent Finders
instant supposedly
Google
1-8 weeks
Jayde
3-4 weeks
Joe Ant
NONE
MSN
up to 2 months

 

Guidelines & Spam Policies
Google - Report Spam
Google - Webmaster Guidelines
Yahoo - Spam Policy
MSN - Spam Guidelines

 

Title Length
Bear Canyon SEO
62 characters
Bruce Clay
< 14 words
Danny Sullivan
60 characters
Google
60 characters

 

Description Length
Yahoo!
Maximum 150 characters
DMOZ
60 characters - about 8 to 10 words
Google
60 characters

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