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Thread SubjectMessagesStarted byLast Message
Disallowing Robot's Effect on Sub-Domain
Will it disallow the sub domains as well
2 bppilot 5:53 am Jul 14, 2004
Why is Google following my exclusions?
Robots.txt file says dont go and Google does!
5 anxvariety 5:49 am Jul 14, 2004
Why are my .swf files still being indexed by Googlebot?
3 ichthyous 6:26 pm Jul 13, 2004
excluding dynamic pages in all search engines
excluding dynamic pages in robots.txt
3 toddmc04 2:49 pm Jul 13, 2004
General Guide to Robots.txt
is there one here :)
4 rj87uk 7:51 pm Jul 7, 2004
domain.com vs www.domain.com
different sites
9 HitProf 4:01 pm Jul 7, 2004
Do i need the txt file?
if i want to allow everyone
4 markbiz 12:59 am Jul 5, 2004
I'm not understanding the different makes of bots
Can I stop some, while allowing others?
2 tomequin 10:11 pm Jul 1, 2004
Yahoo! Slurp - robots.txt
Not obeyng robots.txt
5 EarWig 1:59 pm Jun 29, 2004
Making robots?
4 lifedeuce 1:22 pm Jun 29, 2004
Disallow pages in a subdirectory
Basic help please
3 pjuk 8:40 pm Jun 24, 2004
site setup for spider?
5 Gemelli_no1 12:51 pm Jun 23, 2004
needed?
is it completely neccisary
3 natty 1:34 pm Jun 15, 2004
Robots dot text for all user files?
robots.txt all public_html
4 kj6loh 7:21 pm Jun 11, 2004
wildcards in the Disallow field,
non standard?
3 pmac 4:19 pm Jun 11, 2004
where to place robots.txt?
robots newbie alert
6 Duke_of_Url 10:17 pm Jun 10, 2004
How should I use a robots.txt file on a virtual account?
I want to ban spiders from one site only
3 soccer_star 2:01 pm Jun 10, 2004
Robots.txt for yahoo and google.com
google and yahoo robots.txt
3 adisakmai 4:47 am Jun 10, 2004
Prevent Google's "cached" link from appearing
but still stay in the search results
4 digitalv 4:51 pm Jun 8, 2004
Disallowing specific query strings
3 duke33 3:05 pm Jun 8, 2004
Is it a spider?
2 topher 5:38 am Jun 8, 2004
Preventing robot access to all subdirectories within a directory
2 Leonardi 12:16 am Jun 7, 2004
Robots.txt triggers 404 error
Robots.txt triggers 404 error
2 Nout 11:10 am May 29, 2004
Is this robots.txt ok?
5 esllou 12:32 pm May 26, 2004
Removing "query-stringed" pages from Google
And other search engines using robotx.txt
3 MatthewHSE 2:23 pm May 25, 2004