Yahoo Search's URL Ping Server Goes Offline. Beginning Of The End?

Jul 15, 2010 • 8:15 am | comments (1) by twitter Google+ | Filed Under Yahoo Search Engine Optimization

WebmasterWorld's moderator, incrediBill, posted a thread at WebmasterWorld noting that Yahoo's URL Ping server seems to have gone offline recently. As he explains, when he tries to access the documented Ping URLs, he gets a dead response.

Try it yourself, try sending a ping via the documented example URLs:


The API URLs are dead as well, see

Is this the beginning of the end to Yahoo Search?

Forum discussion at WebmasterWorld.

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