homepage Welcome to WebmasterWorld Guest from 54.161.200.144
register, free tools, login, search, pro membership, help, library, announcements, recent posts, open posts,
Become a Pro Member
Visit PubCon.com
Home / Forums Index / Marketing and Biz Dev / Cloaking
Forum Library, Charter, Moderator: open

Cloaking Forum

    
Google employees and googlebot
Same IP range?
ildarius




msg:3636372
 12:02 am on Apr 28, 2008 (gmt 0)

Do google employees and bots share the same ip ranges?

Example:
There is a google bot with an ip 192.168.8.1

I block all the ips with 192.168.8.....
could i be blocking a google employee with an ip 192.168.1.9

thank you

 

incrediBILL




msg:3638980
 9:36 pm on Apr 30, 2008 (gmt 0)

Most SE crawlers these days clearly identify themselves using reverse DNS such as "crawl-*.googlebot.com." for Google, and I've not seen anything resembling an employee on the same IPs.

mancunian




msg:3679356
 9:14 am on Jun 20, 2008 (gmt 0)

Yes there are some Google IPS shared by employees and bots

mancunian




msg:3679357
 9:15 am on Jun 20, 2008 (gmt 0)

eg 193.120.148.177 Google Dublin

Global Options:
 top home search open messages active posts  
 

Home / Forums Index / Marketing and Biz Dev / Cloaking
rss feed

All trademarks and copyrights held by respective owners. Member comments are owned by the poster.
Home ¦ Free Tools ¦ Terms of Service ¦ Privacy Policy ¦ Report Problem ¦ About ¦ Library ¦ Newsletter
WebmasterWorld is a Developer Shed Community owned by Jim Boykin.
© Webmaster World 1996-2014 all rights reserved