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Old timer

by , Aug 21, 2000 Rated a Very Helpful Review
Pros: Reliable servers, relevant results, has been around for a long while
Cons: long time it takes to get your site listed
Yahoo! was the first search engine that I used when I began on the internet in late 1995, early 1996 and I have been using it ever since. Of course, from time to time, I try different search engines, but I always return to Yahoo!.

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Great for First Time ISP Users

by , Aug 21, 2000 Rated a Very Helpful Review
Pros: Easy for first time Internet Users, Many topics and links, Great Tutorials, Yellow Pages Feature
Cons: "busy" site -lots of information to wade through
I am the Manager of Customer Relations at a local Internet Service Provider in my area called Integrity Network Services. We are a Christian, Filtered Internet Provider and provide services to many young families and those in the older generation ~ many...
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GETTING LOST WITH YAHOO MAPS

by , Aug 18, 2000 Rated a Very Helpful Review
Pros: most directions were correct
Cons: got lost due to one wrong direction
I recently had to take a trip to Harrisburg for a meeting, but did not know how to get there. A chat friend of mine recommended using Yahoo maps, to get directions.

When I went into maps to search, it wouldn't give me a map for the exact...
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why is yahoo sitll around?

by , Aug 17, 2000 Rated a Very Helpful Review
Pros: good e-mail
Cons: search is bad, the directories don't have much him them, no summaries of the sites, badily organise, the games could defiantley use some improvment.
I have one question and one question only about Yahoo. Why is it still in business. It's hard to navigate and the results are hard to navigate compare to go.com. Also they don't have many ways to narrow down your search if you get a million web page...
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YAHOOOOOO!!!! for Yahoo!

by , Aug 16, 2000 Rated a Very Helpful Review
Pros: Easy, convenient, fast, precise!
Cons: Can be slow at times, but not too often.
As an internet addict and information junkie, I am always using search engines to find the topic of interest at that particular moment. I have tried various types of search engines, including the "paid to search" sites. My most visited and utilized...
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WHY IS YAHOO BEING STUPID RIGHT NOW

by , Aug 16, 2000 Rated a Very Helpful Review
Pros: usually don't have problems
Cons: hate having new passwords
I thought that my first opinion should be about yahoo. Before I continue let it be known that I really like yahoo a lot. I have enjoyed participating in yahoo chat and other such aspects of the site.

For the last couple of days, I have been...
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Yeah You

by , Aug 15, 2000 Rated a Very Helpful Review
Pros: Lots of sites given by this search engine
Cons: most sites old and outdated.
When I was young and foolish I used this "search engine" as a means of finding information. It worked. I got web pages. Lots of them. So I thought it worked well.

Don't get me wrong, I still use Yahoo to this day for searching...
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How far can you throw a snowball?

by , Aug 15, 2000 Rated a Very Helpful Review
Pros: Always online and working. Good email.
Cons: Slow, inaccurate, and hard to get listed on.
Yahoo is one of the most popular search engines on the web today. My wife has her email on the site, along with her auctions and uses it for all her searching needs. She spends hour upon hour searching and not finding in large part due to this...
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Yahoo, I suppose

by , Aug 14, 2000 Rated a Helpful Review
Pros: excellent for most uses
Cons: sometimes it sucks
What's the first thing that comes to your mind when someone says "search engine"? Yahoo! Yahoo has expanded from it's beginnings to have e-mail, clubs, and a lot of it's own media. About 80% of the time, you will find what you're looking for....
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This Engine Stalls (Updated 8/14/00)

by , Aug 13, 2000 Rated a Helpful Review
Pros: Easy to navigate
Cons: very frustrating
I must admit that when I'm looking for something, the first words I type in that box up above is yahoo.com.

Maybe I do it because it's easy to remember. Maybe I do it because it's easy to navigate. Perhaps it's because the sight is easy on...
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One of the Big Three

by , Aug 11, 2000 Rated a Very Helpful Review
Pros: great service. and free
Cons: poor messenger service
Now Yahoo is one of the top three search engines in the world currently. The other two search engines being Excite and Alta Vista. Now there is a lot yahoo offers that is great. Being a free service all they require in order to use any of their services...
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YooHoo for Yahoo!

by , Aug 11, 2000 Rated a Helpful Review
Pros: fast, great services
Cons: none
I've been using Yahoo! since I first got online, and that was since 1997. When I first started using the internet I was totally clueless. Yahoo! made things so easy for me. I use their free mail, chat, games, etc. It is just great. The server is hardly...
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Searching made simple

by , Aug 9, 2000 Rated a Very Helpful Review
Pros: Lots of extras on the web site
Cons: none so far
Searching for something specific on the web used to be hard.Trying to find something on George Washington on another search engine you'd find tons of blind links and stuff you weren't looking for.

Yet with Yahoo! Search I found it to be much...
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first choice

by , Aug 7, 2000 Rated a Very Helpful Review
Pros: easy, fast, and usually a one stop source!
Cons: lots to "sift" through!
Yahoo! is my first choice for a search. While I have to admit that more often than not, there is a lot of irrelevant information provided, I do find that it is convenient, and, fast!

If Yahoo! doesn't find the results I am looking for at first...
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Did YAHOO turn paid or what?

by , Aug 7, 2000 Rated a Helpful Review
Pros: classifieds bring results
Cons: bad search engine results
OK I have heard that YAHOO is the best so I went there and did a search. search term surf4pay.
What did I get?
On first page were:
3 sites the same site different referrer names,
one was a tax site that has a surf for pay page...
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STuff you probably did not know

by , Aug 7, 2000 Rated a Very Helpful Review
Pros: All of it. Free, fast, easy,
Cons: N/A
Were you aware of your surroundings? Did you know something extra that could save your life? What do you do while you are waiting for 911 to respond to your call? Or, how much thought goes into the next time you see litter in your yard? If you are...
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THE ONLY YAHOO'S ARE THE ONES THAT RUN THIS WEB SITE !!!

by , Aug 7, 2000 Rated a Very Helpful Review
Pros: categories to browse thru
Cons: categories cause confusion, no web spiders, too many bad URL's, search results often having you browsing thru 200+ companies before you find any thing useful, submitting web site is not user friendly
Yahoo it should be more like woo hoo, because the people running the yahoo search engine are probably off drunk partying somewhere. Yahoo is one of the worst search engines on the web.

The set up and design of the yahoo search engine had it...
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Slowly, Sadly Losing Relevance

by , Aug 6, 2000 Rated a Very Helpful Review
Pros: Humans screen submissions better than search engine 'bots.
Cons: Humans can't keep up with the expansion of the web.
I'm one of the folks who can say that "I was there" when Yahoo! started. Not there with the guys who started it, of course - but on the web, using the web, creating content for the web.

Early on, Yahoo! was pretty much the...
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You Should Yahoo!

by , Aug 6, 2000 Rated a Helpful Review
Pros: offers a wide range of options
Cons: few that I see
Yahoo! is usually the first search engine I use when looking for something. To me it offers the greatest amount of options when researching. Not only can it be used for searching, but it offers so many other things. You are even able to personalize your...
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Yahoo for Yahoo!

by , Aug 6, 2000 Rated a Helpful Review
Pros: fast, realiable
Cons: None----It's Great
Yahoo overall is great in my opinion. It all started because I have two email addresses at yahoo, which I must say are one of the best free email sites also and it comes with a 6 mb limit. Yahoo as a search engine is good too. I basically use Yahoo...
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