Seo: Blocking Spiders

  • Should You Gate Content? The SEO Implications

    … isn't necessarily opposed to them, but cloaking has to be considered and avoided. Many sites use the Javascript pop-over for everything from paywalls to ads. Why not also use this approach for lead generation forms? Tips for Creating Marketing Gates Only Require One Form Fill Per Session. While many marketing automation tools enable forms…

    Janet Driscoll Miller/ Search Engine Landin SEO Content- 10 readers -
  • Google Orders Terminator Robots Not To Kill Founders Brin & Page

    How do you stop the unstoppable killer Terminators if you're not Sarah Connor? Google does it with a simple text file. People have noted today that Google has a special "robot.txt" file that pokes fun at stopping the Terminators. Robots.txt files are actually used to stop robots of the less threatening kind - it's like Google that crawls the web looking for content. Use robots.

    Barry Schwartz/ Search Engine Land- 25 readers -
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