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  1. Google Dorking: Feds Warn Against Malicious Cyber Actors

    Use robots.txt to prevent search engines from indexing your site. By searching for specific file types and keywords, malicious cyber actors can locate information such as usernames and passwords, e-mail lists, sensitive documents, bank account...

  2. Panda Has a Smartphone – Here Are 7 Things You Can Do to Test It Now

    As Google notes, you should not block JavaScript and CSS via robots.txt. You might find the word count and file size to be low when crawling as Googlebot for Smartphones. The default report will be filtered by Web (for Web search).

  3. 5 Googley SEO Terms – Do They Mean What You Think They Mean?

    Erroneously, webmasters and site owners will add pages and folders to their robots.txt file, thinking this means that page won't get indexed. Most people think the robots.txt file is used to block content from the search engines.

  4. Top Google Website Optimization Resources

    If you're having DNS issues, server connectivity issues, problems reaching the robots.txt file, or a laundry list of 404 errors, you can review them here and begin fixing them. Search engine optimization (SEO) professionals, web designers, and...

  5. SEO & Website Redesign: Relaunching Without Losing Sleep

    Is there a folder in the robots.txt file that is inaccurately excluding pages that should be visible? Have meta robots tags been placed on pages that shouldn’t have been tags? It’s important before you throw the site to the web that you make sure...