lucy24 - 12:34 am on Mar 13, 2012 (gmt 0)
System: The following 2 messages were spliced on to this thread from: http://www.webmasterworld.com/google/4428367.htm [webmasterworld.com] by tedster - 11:00 pm on Mar 12, 2012 (EDT -5)
Just a few days ago in a neighboring thread I said idly
Look up the phrase "soft 404". Google hates 'em.
If anyone needs hard (haha) evidence, look at the brand-new Crawl Errors listing on the gwt dashboard. Wasn't there yesterday.
No more "not found" vs "blocked in robots.txt": now there are six count 'em six separate ways to offend the googlebot.
Not found nn
Not followed nn
Access denied nn
Server error nn
Soft 404 nn