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|Robot.txt and logs|
| 6:03 pm on Jul 24, 2002 (gmt 0)|
What does the file robot.txt do - I hear it but I don't know what it's about.
What are some of the things you guys look for in your log files. What software is good for that kind of thing or where do I look for them?
Web server logs?
| 6:10 pm on Jul 24, 2002 (gmt 0)|
1. A robot.txt file PROHIBITS nice spiders from spidering your website. (The naughty ones don't care...)
2. <...look for in log files..> I look for keywords and where my traffic is coming from...and adjust my pages accordingly.
3. Try www.analog.cx for free log analyzer.
| 8:20 pm on Jul 24, 2002 (gmt 0)|
Here is the definitive site for the robots.txt [robotstxt.org]
I like FastStats from Mach5 software for reading log info.
| 1:27 am on Jul 26, 2002 (gmt 0)|
Thanks for your replies, I will look over all of that...
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