Googlebot crawl rate control and more

I admit I’m a little too hopeful that people will do good things but it looks like Vanessa Fox and the rest of the Google Webmaster team actually are working hard to bring valuable tools to webmasters. The [latest offering](http://googlewebmastercentral.blogspot.com/2006/10/learn-more-about-googlebots-crawl-of.html) is the ability to choose from three different crawl speeds. Unfortunately the whole “this change […]

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Find out TO whom a site links

An exciting [new search operator on MSN](http://blogs.msdn.com/livesearch/archive/2006/10/16/search-macros-linkfromdomain.aspx) went up today. (Thanks [Oilman](http://www.oilman.ca/msn/msn-live-search-adds-linkfromdomain-operator/) for the tip!) Unfortunately, when I went to try it out at MSN the request timed out. I imagine this is related to the spotty latency problems I’ve been experiencing all day and does not reflect on MSN. This tool will be quite […]

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