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"GoogleBot Cloak"
Robot showed up in my tracking, "GoogleBot Cloak", what is it?
aghill




msg:396581
 3:31 pm on Dec 2, 2004 (gmt 0)

I had a robot show up in my tracking that was identified as "GoogleBot Cloak", can anyone fill me in on this one?

 

volatilegx




msg:396582
 2:26 am on Dec 3, 2004 (gmt 0)

Sounds like somebody's idea of a joke.

wilderness




msg:396583
 4:47 am on Dec 3, 2004 (gmt 0)

Sounds like somebody's idea of a joke.

I don't recall if it was Jan or another who inserted a somewhat funny UA into a visit to my site more than a year ago.
I wasn't aware of who had done it, until he mentioned it in sticky.

It did lighten our communication up a bit :)

Don

aghill




msg:396584
 12:21 pm on Dec 3, 2004 (gmt 0)

A joke huh? OK, I'll buy that. It only spidered 8 pages, I'll keep an eye out for more activity.

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