MSN: Still Too Much Junk in the Trunk

It has been a while since I have taken a long and hard look at MSN. As I have made well known in the past, I still strongly believe that the SEO (Search Engine Optimization) community as well as the Internet as a whole would be much better off if there were several accurate search engines as opposed to just one. With that premise in mind I decided to revisit MSN to see if they have made any improvements in the results it returns for various search words. I’ll bet you can figure out the answer to that question by simply re-reading the title of this article.
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ZoomInfo Shows Promise as People Finder

Niche search engines are becoming more common these days. Instead of going broad and shallow, they narrowly focus on one area and dig deep for information. Do they really offer better results than the major general search engines, such as Google and Yahoo!? Today we examine ZoomInfo, a niche search engine that serves jobhunters, recruiters, and anyone concerned with education and employment-related information about people.
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Spam Protection Ate My Newsletter!

Spam protection methods can be a huge relief to email users, relieving some of the tedium of deletion. Of course, if you’re sending a newsletter, you may wonder how many of your subscribers are really receiving it. Even the Developer Shed newsletter has to be watched to see if it’s being filtered. Let’s take a look at how spam protection can be your enemy or your friend.
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