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---- Have to yank a lot of pages. Use 404, 301, 302, or custom page?
g1smd - 6:55 pm on Sep 29, 2011 (gmt 0)Thread source:: http://www.webmasterworld.com/google/4368795.htm
If the page might come back in the future use some code other than 404 or 410. "Gone" should mean gone for good.
The meta robots noindex tag is useful as a temporary measure but likely difficult to administer.
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