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Need some advice please?

Discussion in 'Blogging' started by brucewayne90, Mar 14, 2014.

  1. brucewayne90

    brucewayne90 Jr. VIP Jr. VIP Premium Member

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    Hello blackhatters. Apparently i've just set up a new niche site and when i entered my domain name on google i noticed that my Index of /wp-content/themes/splash/images and Index of /wp-content/themes/splash/images/prettyPhoto got indexed by google. How do i go about de-indexing my wp-content? Is this something to worry about?
     
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    make a robots.txt and in it deny the wp-content folder to be spidered and indexed
     
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  3. webso

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    easy as stated by innozemec , do it in the notepad , upload it in the public_html directory , setup instruction for robots.txt
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    [URL]http://stackoverflow.com/questions/17029811/how-to-set-up-robots-txt-file-for-wordpress[/URL]
     
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    You need to stop search engines from crawling your wordpress folders. This can be done by editing your .htaccess file or simply uploading a robot.txt file as the above post suggested.
     
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  5. brucewayne90

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    Hi thanks guys for the advice. Is it okay if i use the robots meta plugin?
     
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    Yes.Its right way to go.
     
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