How to Address Security Risks with Robots.txt Files

Is your robots.txt file actually exposing your website to danger? Here are five best practices to reduce the risks posed by robots.txt files.

What is Robots.txt? | Go For Teal

Mediavine co-founder Eric Hochberger explains robots.txt and how it can impact your display advertising revenue.

Special files in robots.txt

In this episode of Ask Google Webmasters, John Mueller goes over special files in robots.txt such as *.css, php.ini, and .htaccess, and explains why one does not have to and should not disallow these files from being crawled. The question was submitted by @svperflvid. Thank you!

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Robots txt Tutorial 2019 – SEO Best Practices Explained

Your robots.txt file is something you should always consider when staring and SEO campaign on your website.

in this robots.txt tutorial, I will explain the best practices that will ensure you don’t block the wrong crawlers from accessing and indexing pages of your site.

If you set up the robots txt file incorrectly then it could have significant negative consequences to your SEO in the short term. It can be fixed in future but it is best to get it right.

It is a simple file to create, upload and edit and in this robots txt tutorial, you’ll know exactly what you should and shouldn’t do!

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