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Quick question about robots.txt
Excluding dynamic pages
TheDave




msg:1528171
 10:23 pm on Jan 14, 2003 (gmt 0)

User-agent *
Disallow: /dynamicpage.asp

is this going to be enough to exclude robots from a dynamic page?

 

oilman




msg:1528172
 2:18 am on Jan 15, 2003 (gmt 0)

it will stop any robots that obey robots.txt. If you want to do any more you will need to look at htaccess.

TheDave




msg:1528173
 3:51 am on Jan 15, 2003 (gmt 0)

Nope, just google mainly :) Maybe I need to clarify,

Is this:

User-agent *
Disallow: /dynamicpage.asp

Going to stop a robot that obeys robots.txt indexing something like this: dynamicpage.asp?something=something

I'm assuming that it will, but just want to make sure. Thanks.

jdMorgan




msg:1528174
 4:09 am on Jan 15, 2003 (gmt 0)

TheDave,

That may not stop anything at all... But hopefully, the missing ":" after "User-agent" was a typo. :)

User-agent: *
Disallow: /dynamicpage.asp

Will stop any robot that obeys robots.txt from indexing something like this: dynamicpage.asp?anything

Jim

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