Technorati spam filter may have snared your blog

Stephen Baker

Late Friday afternoon, as Technorati's staff enjoyed their weekly wine fest, I asked Technorati's David Sifry the questions a few of you left for me on Thursday. The most interesting answer came to the question about why some people's posts aren't being indexed. He says that Technorati, like the rest of the industry, is struggling to filter out cascades of spam blogs. Some legitimate posts--false positives--are also being quarantined. Technorati has humans attempting to resolve these issues, case by case, but they're "a little backlogged."

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