Hi guys, in the previous lecture we learned How To Setup Custom Robots.txt, Now we are gonna learn How To Setup Custom Robots Header Tags In Blogger. Custom Robots Header Tags are good for SEO, if setup correctly. Custom Robots Header Tags are tags which tell Search Engine Crawler, what to index and what not to index, so setting them up is very important, if you setup Custom Robots Header Tags incorrectly , it can ruin SEO of your blog. So when setting them be careful, i suggest you to follow my instructions and do what i do.
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Setting Up Custom Robots Header Tags :-
1) Login into your blogger account then >> Settings >> Search preferences
2) Where it says “Custom robots header tags”, click on edit and where it says “Enable custom robots header tags?” click on yes.
3) Now you will see lot of options, just copy what i checked, from the image below.
4) Now click on save changes.
Tags Explanation :-
all: There are no restrictions for indexing or serving. This is default for all pages. Note: this directive is the default value and has no effect if explicitly listed.
noindex: Noindex mean not to crawl and index any page of a website or blogger. And it will not show any page in the SERP and do not show a “Cached” link in search results.
nofollow: It will command Google crawlers not to follow any link on the page.
none: It is equivalent to noindex, nofollow
noarchive: It will not show any “Cached” link in search results.
nosnippet: It will Google crawlers not to show a snippet in the search results for this page
noodp: Do not use metadata from the Open Directory project (DMOZ) for titles or snippets shown for this page.
notranslate: It will advise crawlers not to offer translation of this page in other languages in search results.
noimageindex: Do not index images of this page.
unavailable_after: [RFC-850 date/time]:Do not show this page in search results after the specified date/time. The date/time must be specified in the RFC 850 format.
Tags explanation copied from :- HowDescribe
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