Re: Backlink service: HTML check cited 10000 times

Walter Ian Kaye (boo@best.com)
Fri, 22 Dec 1995 03:11:16 -0800


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Date: Fri, 22 Dec 1995 03:11:16 -0800
To: www-html@w3.org
From: boo@best.com (Walter Ian Kaye)
Subject: Re: Backlink service: HTML check cited 10000 times

At 12:57a 12/22/95, Daniel W. Connolly wrote:
>The http://www.hal.com/ is cited 10000 times, according
>to AltaVista:
>
>http://www.altavista.digital.com/cgi-bin/query?pg=q&what=web&fmt=c&q=link%3
>A+http%3A%2F%2Fwww.hal.com%2F
>
>Other noteables:
>NCSA: 70000
>yahoo: 200000 backlinks
>w3.org: 50000
>
>and in the vanity category:
>
>my home page at www.w3.org: 300
>my old home page at hal: 2000


What is a "backlink"?

-Walter
 PS. My BinHex Info page is amazingly popular... :)

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