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I seem to be in Yahoo, but I never submitted to them. What gives?

Yahoo search results have several components. Web SITES are sites that are listed in Yahoo's directory of sites. If you appear under Web Sites, you are "really in Yahoo". After that come the Web PAGES listings; these are provided by the Google Search Engine. If you've submitted to Google (or it's found you by itself), you'll appear in them all eventually, including the Yahoo Web Pages listings.

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If you submit to Yahoo and are accepted, you'll get a congratulatory email from Yahoo, and then appear under Web Pages (which, since they come up first, is a good thing!)

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