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Old 21 Aug 2008, 05:25
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Originally Posted by Videx View Post
Stopwords? Please tell us more. What would these be used for? How?
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Stop_words

Attached is a very comprehensive and aggressive list of stop words (English). You won't find it anywhere on the Internet.
Ummm....
http://www.dcs.gla.ac.uk/idom/ir_res...ils/stop_words

http://www.webconfs.com/stop-words.php

While Google ignores certain words, I am not certain that other search engines might ignore the same words thus putting you at a disadvantage. Also the list changes so you could be at a disadvantage. If I was going to use this sort of list I would only use the one Google publishes.

More info:
http://www.seobythesea.com/?p=1109
http://searchengineland.com/080118-083645.php

More threads on stop words :
http://www.webmasterworld.com/forum89/1484.htm
http://www.webmasterworld.com/forum89/1158.htm

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