We like this search engine.
They gave yahoo a run for their money but didn't quite make it.
However in the effort they put together one of the better search engines on
First you will get a pay option. This is fine and cover the
following search engines at once. Excite, AltaVista, MSN, iWon, CNN, Time
Warner, and over 370 ISPs. The price is $199. At
this point you are better to use the free auto submit
software we have found.
Submitting for Free here is subject to the following warning from AltaVista:
You may submit your URL to the AltaVista Search Index at no cost. AltaVista is
one of the most comprehensive indexes on the Web.
Submitting your site to the AltaVista Search Index does not guarantee your site
will be added to the index, nor does it include submission to categories of
Once you go ahead and hit :
you will get a registration form to fill out that looks like the following:
That's it for this submission so make sure your keywords and meta tags are in
place before submitting or come back and submit again after you do them.
Everything is scanned by a bot (robot or spider) in AltaVista's search engine.