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Jan 28th, 2013, 07:24 AM
how to delete SE's indexed pages
there was a problem that we encounter, the directories that shouldn't be indexed by SE's was crawled by the robots. question, what should i do after creating robots.txt in the website. we can still see the url in SE's.
hope that someone can give me a feedback.
Mar 4th, 2013, 12:53 PM
i do not know how to do this please any one tell Me .
Mar 4th, 2013, 01:06 PM
To de-index is not immediate. You have to wait for the bots to crawl those pages to pick up the no-index.
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Mar 10th, 2013, 06:59 PM
Also, You can delete page from Your domain or redirect via 301. SE Bot will delete page in near future from index.
Mar 10th, 2013, 07:06 PM
As a rule: having (your own) webpages deindexed cannot be done by simply creating a robots.txt file afterwards. Most search engines will keep the pages in their index anyway, even if they cannot crawl them anymore
It's often better to use a "meta robots noindex" tag of some sorts.
P.S.: this question is not about the Ask.com search engine, now is it?
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