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Yahoo search showing flick photos

zmarties [PersonRank 10]

Thursday, August 24, 2006
14 years ago2,309 views

Yahoo have started to include flickr photo results in Yahoo searches.

The announcement on the Yahoo search blog ...

suggests searching for "funny photos" via ...

to see an example of the results

zmarties [PersonRank 10]

14 years ago #

Oh, for the sake of a missing "r"... ...

just grabs its results from Yahoo image search, not from flickr, and politely asks

Did you mean: flickr photos?

Yes I did!

Sohil [PersonRank 10]

14 years ago #

This was bound to happen sooner or later.

gary price [PersonRank 10]

14 years ago #

I guess it's query dependent.

A search for smiling photos ...
tosses inline results from Yahoo Images.

Pictures happy people ...
Again, inline Yahoo Images.

Also, as mentioned in the blog post, Funny Photos returns Flickr images ...

BUT funny images ...


or terms inverted (photos funny) ...

does not.

Timline: Inline Images on Web Results from Large Engines
+ Google, Feb 5, 2005 ...

+Yahoo, Feb 23, 2005 ...

+, April, 2003 ...

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