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Google has been penalizing this site in its search rankings for years and a Google employee lied about it. Since they have almost killed this site, I am going to start releasing details on Monday August 17 of my conversation with the Google employee who told me about the penalty in secret. This will culminate in my release of an MBOX file including full headers. More here. 2021-03-21: Screw it. MBOX file here.
Google has been penalizing this site in its search rankings for years and a Google employee lied about it. Since they have almost killed this site, I am going to start releasing details on Monday August 17 of my conversation with the Google employee who told me about the penalty in secret. More here.
Google has been penalizing this site in its search rankings for years and a Google employee lied about it. I am going to start releasing details on Monday August 17 of my conversation with the Google employee who told me about the penalty in secret. More here.
Google has been penalizing this site in its search rankings for years and a Google employee lied about it. Details of my conversation with the Google employee who told me about the penalty in secret start Monday August 17. More here.
Google has been lying about the penalty against this site for years. My conversation with the Google employee who told me about the penalty starts dropping August 17. More here.

Definition of 404

404

adjective

  • missing or misplaced.
    My car keys are 404.
    This definition is questionable and is pending deletion. It will be saved from deletion if legitimate citations are found.

    Last edited on Jul 29 2012. Submitted by Eric B. from Fort Worth, TX, USA on Aug 10 1998.

noun

verb

  • to not know or temporarily forget; "draw a blank".
    Sorry, I'm 404ing.
    This definition is questionable and is pending deletion. It will be saved from deletion if legitimate citations are found.

    Last edited on Jul 29 2012. Submitted by WalterGR (via TheJargonFile) on Aug 04 2009.

origin

  • 404 is the web code for "web page not found."

    Last edited on Jul 17 2007. Submitted by Anonymous on Jul 17 2007.

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Definitions include: good; excellent; "cool".
Definitions include: extremely ugly.
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Definitions include: an item of poor quality.
Definitions include: to be of poor quality, displeasing.
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Definitions include: bad. Possible origin: Shakespeare's Hamlet.
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Definitions include: in an irreparable bad situation.
Definitions include: "shitty".
Definitions include: of poor quality; "cheap".
Definitions include: "brutal".
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Other terms relating to 'computer slang':

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Definitions include: acronym for shout-out.
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Definitions include: acronym for "to my knowledge".
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Other terms relating to 'lost, missing, misplaced':

Definitions include: acronym for "missing in action".

Other terms relating to 'to forget':

Definitions include: to temporarily forget.
Definitions include: lacking excitement or people; "boring".
Definitions include: to forget; have one's mind "go blank".
Definitions include: forget about something bad that happened in the past.
Definitions include: to completely forget.
Definitions include: "I dunno", i.e. "I don't know".
Definitions include: to lose one's concentration.

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Other terms relating to 'unintelligent person, idiot':

Definitions include: a stupid person or someone that you don't know and don't like.
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