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How to Allow Only Google, MSN/Yahoo bot access in .htaccess



11:05 pm on Dec 23, 2011 (gmt 0)

10+ Year Member

Hi all,
i need help to only allow Google bot and Yahoo/MSN bot access to my site through .htaccess. Any help greatly appreciated.

For Google i got
Allow from googlebot.com google.com google-analytics.com
Satisfy Any


12:26 am on Dec 24, 2011 (gmt 0)

WebmasterWorld Senior Member lucy24 is a WebmasterWorld Top Contributor of All Time Top Contributors Of The Month

You'd better backtrack and explain in English what you're trying to do, or you may not get the right information. The "Satisfy" directive implies that your site is open to two groups: humans who enter a password, and robots who are on the Approved list. Is that what you're aiming for?


12:31 am on Dec 24, 2011 (gmt 0)

10+ Year Member

Hi Lucy24, yes thats what i am aiming for, thanks

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