Monthly Archives: May 2009
One of the most important part of any search engine is the ability to check that your index and content are up to date, without that ability the search engine will be less useful as time goes by and the … Continue reading
Do your eyes hurt from looking at this image? Instead of working on the search engine, I’m playing with hdr photography. This is one of the first images I’ve made that looks a little better :).
After working non stop for the last 2 days I finally finished the new backend stuff (the thing that you don’t see but that it does all the searches for you). The current version that is on the site has … Continue reading
One of the first questions that you should ask yourself is how many people do you actually get on the 404 pages of your site, to do that you must be able to replace the standard 404 page with a … Continue reading
I got my hands on two misspelled domain names similar with wolframalpha.com and I want to test just how much traffic such domain can get. Wolfram|alpha almost made it to the top 100 sites on the internets, alexa’s yesterdays rank … Continue reading
The site should run faster from now on, but if you have problems with it please write me an email to contact[at]ro89.com. I’ve optimized the size of the pages, getting them to be 15% smaller – I know that’s not … Continue reading
I’ve just completed a test version of the sort by date feature but there are some limitations: it will return only videos that have all the words from your query – for example if you search for “funny videos” it … Continue reading