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Re: .htaccess ReDirects and SEs
From Nicholas on 18 Dec '99
replying to .htaccess ReDirects and SEs posted by Patrick R

>Does anyone know how search engine bots react to using .htaccess files to redirect?
>
>I understand that some bots don't like using <META> tags for re-directs, but
>I haven't found anything out for the .htaccess files.

Dunno. Hope you'll post the answer if you find out.

Can't see how a bot would know what .htaccess was
up to, but I suppose you're thinking of delivering
a page other than what the bot called for? Could
spook the little critter, I suppose.




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