| 6:17 pm on Jun 24, 2005 (gmt 0)|
Yes, you will probably be penalized when they discover it.
| 6:58 pm on Jun 24, 2005 (gmt 0)|
Bad news. One site will get wiped out.
Google chooses which one.
| 7:04 pm on Jun 24, 2005 (gmt 0)|
Set up a robots.txt on the mirror telling all spiders not to index it.
| 7:10 pm on Jun 24, 2005 (gmt 0)|
Then submit the URL of that robots.txt file to the Google URL console to make sure that they really got the message.
| 7:35 pm on Jun 24, 2005 (gmt 0)|
Thanks for the info. Just to check ....
If the mirror is located at:
(this is the actual .format and directory format)
then robots.txt should be:
I have checked the format of the file with a validator, so I just need to check my interpretation.
| 8:05 pm on Jun 24, 2005 (gmt 0)|
The robots.txt file should be:
and the robots.txt file should be uploaded to:
| 8:11 pm on Jun 24, 2005 (gmt 0)|
Thanks again - glad I asked!
| 10:47 pm on Jun 24, 2005 (gmt 0)|
A question in mind which I think nobody has an answer for. What about if the mirror site is out of my hand? Someone mirrors my website as is (not scraper). Should I in this case put a hand below my cheek and wait for google to choose which site to wipe out?