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  1. NOODP No Longer Supported By Google - Getting a Good Meta DescriptionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2017 | Anders Jacobsen's blog

    Now that the Open Directory Project, DMOZ, is closed, Google has reminded webmasters that the NOODP tag is now superfluous. That said, it is worth the reminder as to why google took the ODP description instead of the website's meta description.

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  2. Google Stops Support For NOODP Robots Directive & Taking DMOZ DescriptionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2017 | Search Engine Roundtable

    Google announced this morning that they are no longer supporting using the description and title from DMOZ, the Open Directory Project. Why? Well, it officially closed down a few months ago.

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  3. DMOZLive.com Preserves a Piece Of Aol Dmoz History Search Marketing Daily a " 21 minutes agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2017 | MediaPost

    "The reason we are keeping the DMOZ Internet Directory alive at DMOZLive.com is that we believe the Internet community can still derive value from its content," according to Midnight Design Productions Founder Douglas Olsen via email. "It is also a piece of Internet history worth preserving."

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  4. DMOZ Internet Directory Re-Launches at DMOZLive.com After Unexpected Shuttering by Host AOLRead the original story

    Mar 24, 2017 | Digital Game Developer

    ... to express our sincere thanks to the dedicated DMOZ editors around the world who have helped keep the Open Directory Project moving forward," added Olson. "DMOZ has always represented the very best of the web and of the human spirit of discovery, ...

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  5. Starboard's Smith Leads Activists In Naming Dissident DirectorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2017 | TheStreet.com

    The Street took a look at the top activist hedge funds and their director-election records over the past six years Activist fund Starboard Value's Jeff Smith has nominated - and installed -- more dissident director candidates onto corporate boards over the past six years than any other activist hedge fund manager in that time frame. That's according to a review of the top activists and their director-election records, employing data provided by relationship mapping company BoardEx, a unit of TheStreet.

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  6. DMOZ Shut DownRead the original story

    Mar 21, 2017 | SEO Book.com

    Last August I wrote a blog post about how attention merchants were sucking the value out of online publishing . In it I noted how the Yahoo! Directory disappeared & how even DMOZ saw a sharp drop in traffic & rankings over the past few years.

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  7. The demise of DMOZRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2017 | Neil's World

    Today is the day that the Open Directory Project closes. Founded in 1998, the ODP has been around for the best part of two decades, as a human-edited directory of web sites.

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  8. DMOZ Announces Closing March 14Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2017 | Small Business Trends

    Maintained by a community of volunteer editors, DMOZ, is owned by AOL. The site underwent a redesign less than a year ago.

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  9. Dmoz Directory to shut down on March 14, 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 4, 2017 | GHacks

    Dmoz, one of the longest standing, human curated, directories on the Internet will be shut down for good on March 14, 2017. Directories played a huge part in the early days of the Internet, especially if they were curated by companies or volunteers.

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  10. Search Buzz Video Recap: Google Penalty, Google Shabbos Rules, SEO, Emojis, DMOZ & MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2017 | Search Engine Roundtable

    This week in search news we posted our monthly Google webmaster report. Natural News is back in the index after a rare public penalty by Google.

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  11. After 18 Years, DMOZ, The Web Directory, Is Closing DownRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 1, 2017 | Search Engine Roundtable

    DMOZ , one of the oldest and most trusted web directories announced on their home page yesterday that they are closing up shop. The site is going offline March 14, 2017.

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  12. Rip Dmoz: The Open Directory Project is closingRead the original story

    Mar 1, 2017 | Anders Jacobsen's blog

    RIP Dmoz: The Open Directory Project is closing [searchengineland.com] DMOZ - The Open Directory Project that uses human editors to organize web sites - is closing. It marks the end of a time when humans, rather than machines, tried to organize the web.

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  13. Near-death Experience Researcher Seeks Respondents for Online Survey as Part of New Study and BookRead the original story

    Jan 28, 2017 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... 1,300 books about NDEs, as well as links to LGBT-focused articles on About.com, Wikipedia and the Open Directory Project, among other information repositories. Dale anticipates that her new survey will make important contributions to the literature, ...

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  14. Near-death Experience Researcher Seeks Respondents for Online Survey as Part of New Study and BookRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 3, 2017 | PR Newswire

    ... 1,300 books about NDEs, as well as links to LGBT-focused articles on About.com, Wikipedia and the Open Directory Project, among other information repositories. Dale anticipates that her new survey will make important contributions to the literature, ...

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  15. 5 Lesser-Known Online Directories Where Your Website Should Be...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2016 | Greenwich Citizen

    ... maintained by a passionate, global community of volunteer editors. It was historically known as the Open Directory Project (ODP). "DMOZ was founded in the spirit of the Open Source movement, and is the only major directory that is 100% free. There ...

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  16. 6 Most Powerful SEO Tricks That'll Boost Your TrafficRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2016 | Lifehack.org

    ... Google, and they implement "no follow" tags. Manually register your site with DMOZ, also known as the Open Directory Project.The Open Directory Project is the largest, most comprehensive human-edited directory of the Web. It is constructed and ...

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