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Silly WAR Weekend Side Notes

I got more traffic yesterday than is usual for a Friday, primarily focused on my “WAR Weekend Preview” post. So I Googled the title and got:

Oh wow, first site returned. I even came out ahead of Mythic. I was also the first returned site for:

  • preview weekend download
  • wotlk preview weekend
  • preview weekend casualties

There is a quirk in Google’s algorithm somewhere. I wish I knew how to exploit it on purposes.

I also actually hit the first page of results for Yahoo, which almost never happens. Google seems to know who I am, Yahoo doesn’t return my calls.

Meanwhile, actually in the WAR Preview Weekend (I’ll hammer on that phrase and see if I can stay on top!), some people are still pushing the whole WoW-killer idea:

That and in the high elf and dwarf starting towns, everybody looks like they are running around in their night gowns and bathrobes for the first few levels.

It’s a giant slumber party! Let’s go have a pillow fight with the squigs!