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RIP Yahoo Site Explorer

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Yahoo Site Explorer is no more! This is the tool which all SEO’s grew up using and was an excellent tool for those involved in link building. However, in recent years it has fell by the wayside with the introduction of tools such as Majestic SEO and SEOmoz’s Open Site Explorer tool.

When I started in SEO 5 years ago I would have been lost doing off-page optimisation without Yahoo Site Explorer, even so much that I still recently recommend client’s to this tool if they want a basic view of the link profile of a website. Client’s don’t want to be confused with MozRank, MozTrust etc….

Anyway, great tool back in the day and considering I’ve not used it in over a year I won’t miss it in the immediate future.

Written by Darrell Freeman

November 23rd, 2011 at 10:03 am

Posted in SEO

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