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How to search webmasterworld

Search does not work



1:25 am on May 24, 2007 (gmt 0)

10+ Year Member

Ok, I have read
and I know that there are search boxes at
to search webmasterworld.

These search boxes do not work for me!
The robots file at
tells Yahoo/MSN/Google not to index with:

User-agent: *
Disallow: /

So all search boxes on:
do not work.

So how do I search webmasterworld.com?


1:40 am on May 24, 2007 (gmt 0)

WebmasterWorld Senior Member 10+ Year Member

go into your control panel and copy/paste the code for one of the search engines found here [webmasterworld.com]

This will put a search box for the search engine you chose just under the top WebmasterWorld banner that will allow you to serch either WebmasterWorld or the web (www).


1:41 am on May 24, 2007 (gmt 0)

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

Are you saying you're getting no results back when using searchform.cgi? All three search options on that page are returning results and working perfectly from what I can see. The full explanation about how the scripted robots.txt works is included at the top of that file, with links to the source code.

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