How are people finding the Spiders site?
The Spiders Web site will undoubtably be used mostly by team members, but eventually it will work its way into various Web search engines and possibly onto lists of team sites, etc.. What follows is a basic breakdown of how people are getting to the Spiders site. These stats are combined totals for all Spiders pages. Note that some Web search services license and use a variety of different actual search engine software products. For example, the Netscape and Yahoo search pages run Google software. Likewise, some search sites actually query multiple services. When you type a search in Metacrawler, it searches the Lycos catalog, the Excite catalog, and many others. The statistics listed below count the search page, not the behind the scenes search engine. In other words, a search started at search.netscape.com is listed as a Netscape search, even though it queries Google. Only a search started at google.com is reported as a Google search, etc.. “Internal Link” means that someone moved ba