What is Yahoo up to?

For the last two weeks or so Yahoo has been hitting my blog almost constantly.  The crawlers come from a few different IP addresses at a time (click on picture).

What’s interesting though it that a month ago Yahoo didn’t hit my blog as much – daily yes – all day?  Nope.

Yahoo appears to be doing some new deep search.  I wonder what they do with it?  And I wonder if it is a blog only thing, or if they are doing it new Internet-wide initiative?


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