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Sub Domain Issue



12:44 am on May 24, 2006 (gmt 0)

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I need to block google from reading product pages on a sub domain. Can I use my main domain's robots.txt file to do this?


If yes, would my robots.txt read:

User-agent: googlebot
Disallow: subdomain.domain.com/shop/detail/


4:05 pm on May 25, 2006 (gmt 0)

WebmasterWorld Senior Member encyclo is a WebmasterWorld Top Contributor of All Time 10+ Year Member

No, each subdomain must have its own robots.txt - the one on the main domain has no effect over any subdomains at all.

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