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Old 08-27-2017, 11:58 PM
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Is Robots allow or not to all Search Engines ?

Hay Users,

I start working on a Website and bit confuse about the robots. What is the right extension for search engines allow or not to crawl the website ?
 

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Old 08-29-2017, 02:04 AM
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You can specify the webpages you want the crawlers to access by stating it in robots.txt file. You can also create XML Sitemap.
 
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Old 08-29-2017, 03:49 AM
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By robots.txt you can specify instructions related to crawling for all search engines. it is an Important on page fector.

User-Agent: *
Allow: /

In this we allow all search engines to crawl all pages of website.
 
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Old 08-30-2017, 01:35 AM
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Hi, by default your site is crawlable by search engines unless you put "noindex". To block search engines to crawl certain directories, use:

User-agent: *
Disallow: /

For example:
User-agent: *
Disallow: /cgi-bin/

will block search engines to access your /cgi-bin/ directory.

Please note that the robots.txt is a public file (viewable by users), so don't use it to hide any sensitive URL path.
 
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Old 09-04-2017, 12:45 AM
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If you do not restrict any web page for crawling so just write the following code in your robots.txt file
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User-agent: *
Disallow:
if need to restrict only one page for all the SE Spiders
Quote:
User-Agent:*
Disallow: /contact-us.html/
 
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Old 09-04-2017, 02:02 AM
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there are many meta tags like nofollow no index ....etc but you can easily create a robots.txt file and upload into your hosting that will be enough for Google bot.
 
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The bots will follow all your links within the site including links to your images.

If you want to learn how to control what is indexed and what is not you should read The Web Robots Pages.

Note: only polite bots obey your instructions in the robots.txt file so if there is anything super sensitive them you should put it behind a login.
 
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