Spiders Pick of the Day
- 17 April 1995
WinMag Web HotSpot of the Day
- 18 April 1995
WEB Seeress Vision for the Day
- 20 April 1995
WebNexus uses the Referer field to check where people are
coming from on the Web. If the site is not on its current
list, WebNexus will add the URL to its list. Even if your
client does not provide the Referer field, someone else's
may. So if you decide to place a link to WebNexus, even
though the first time you try it out WebNexus won't make a
return link, when someone uses the link who does
have a browser that uses Referer, the return link will be
Because WebNexus uses the Referer field, it won't always
be entirely accurate. For instance, if someone jumps to
WebNexus from their bookmarks, the Referer field will be
inaccurate. This will result in links to pages that probably
don't have WebNexus as a link.
I've also noticed that some people cheat to get their
stuff on WebNexus without including a real link. Be warned
that in the next few iterations of the script, those types
of links will get automatically shunted to the second page.
This is, after all, a site all about -true- interconnectivity.
to return to the Webnexus.
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