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Allow Spiders to Enter Protected Area .

Allowing SE to Indexing membership content but not deliverying ...

7:52 pm on Dec 14, 2006 (gmt 0)

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How do you feel about allowing spiders to index member content and this information appearing on SE. And once a human visitor clicks on the result then are taken to a permissioned user//pass page.

Is this a common thing? Is this spamming?

[edited by: Dabu_The_Dragon at 7:55 pm (utc) on Dec. 14, 2006]

2:08 am on Dec 15, 2006 (gmt 0)


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this is common in any type of subscription web application - forums, news, etc...