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Bots or No Bots ?
« on: February 05, 2018, 10:15:48 AM »
I am still not sure if i am happy about having heaps of bots crawling all over my site.

So I thought i would ask the good people here what they think about them ...

Are they relatively harmless or what ?
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Re: Bots or No Bots ?
« Reply #1 on: February 05, 2018, 12:02:02 PM »
Depends what they are. I only allow the google, bing,  bots others I block.
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Re: Bots or No Bots ?
« Reply #2 on: February 05, 2018, 03:38:07 PM »
(not search indexing spiders)

i must admit that i am still puzzled by what their purpose in life is ?

why are there so many ?

who do they suck out all my data ?
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Re: Bots or No Bots ?
« Reply #3 on: February 05, 2018, 03:51:09 PM »
Spider and find information and organizer companies have different needs for the data
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Re: Bots or No Bots ?
« Reply #4 on: February 05, 2018, 11:09:54 PM »
but who would want my data ? the DEA / LE maybe but that's all  :P

do the bots discriminate and target certain sites or it's just opportunism ?
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Re: Bots or No Bots ?
« Reply #5 on: February 05, 2018, 11:26:33 PM »
Not really they spider every site.
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