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timster

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Msg#: 3925920 posted 8:19 pm on Jun 3, 2009 (gmt 0)

For a particular site that only allows GoogleBot to spider, I am seeing Bing has thousands of pages in its index, but the pages have no "blurb" content. (Yahoo has only a handful of pages indexed for this site.)

The pages even appear high in the SERPS for appropriate specific search phrases.

At first glance I thought bing was ignoring robots.txt, but this does not seem to be the case. They must be indexing these pages based on external links.

Has anyone else seen this?

 

ogletree

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Msg#: 3925920 posted 3:01 pm on Jun 8, 2009 (gmt 0)

Most ranking factors are off page anyhow. Try using the noindex tags on your site. Just set up a script that shows the noindex meta tag when a user is not googlebot.

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