Yahoo! Image Database Increases to 1.5 Billion Images

    February 23, 2005

Yahoo! has just indicated that they now index more than 1.5 billion images in their Images Search Engine.

Yahoo Images

Yahoo! claims:
No other search engine gives you a more complete picture.

Now over 1.5 billion images

Whatever you’re looking for, odds are you’ll find more of it with Yahoo! Image Search.

Photos of your favorite newsmakers

See the latest pictures hot off the presses from Yahoo! News and Yahoo! Movies.

Pictures, illustrations, and more

Clip art for a presentation, or pics of your next vacation destination… all just a search away.

Truly advanced search options

Search by coloration and size. Or search specific types of sites (.com, .gov, etc.).

Earlier this month, Google announced that their image database contained more than 1.1 billion images.

Via Gary Price

Olivier Duffez is an SEO consultant specialized on Google. Working on the Internet since 1997, he created in 2002 Web Rank Info, a free SEO resources French community (+13,000 members), and in 2003 his company Web Rank Expert. He created an online collaborative dictionary supported by and DMOZ.

He’s giving SEO conferences in ImiTiki’s seminars and wrote a book about Google and SEO in 2004. He’s also part of the developpment team of PR Weaver and Agent Web Ranking softwares.