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Re: The MID Site

  • Subject: Re: The MID Site
  • From: Roy Schestowitz <newsgroups@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Fri, 26 Aug 2005 09:05:46 +0100
  • Newsgroups: alt.www.webmaster
  • Organization: schestowitz.com / Manchester University
  • References: <slrndgsop3.14i.no.spam@thurston.blinkynet.net> <jrp2u2-4hu.ln1@ophelia.g5n.co.uk> <slrndgtj10.6na.no.spam@thurston.blinkynet.net>
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_____/ On Friday 26 August 2005 09:00, [Blinky the Shark] wrote : \_____

> Toby Inkster wrote:
>> Blinky the Shark wrote:
>>
>>> A small test indicates that howardk.freenix.org is probably 'better'
>>> than message-id.net. The former finds <news:anews.Aucbarpa.111>, the
>>> oldest News article in Google Groups, while the latter doesn't, probably
>>> due to the 'strange'/old format of the MID.
>>
>> Try including the <angled brackets>. This will force Message-ID.net to
>> find a message ID regardless of whether it contains an @-sign.
>>
>> http://message-id.net/<anews.Aucbarpa.111>
> 
> If I run across that thread, I'll pass that along.
> 
>> Including the angled brackets has been possible since the site launch,
>> but I've not made a song and dance of it. I've now changed all the
>> examples on the site to use angled brackets though.
> 
> I love it when a plan comes together.  :)

Does message-id.net 'absorb' PageRank if one links to an individual article?
(rather than accrediting Google.com for messages they import)

Roy

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