Discussion in 'Green Room' started by Lee, Jul 15, 2004.
Don't be alarmed, we have been invade by Yahoo, it's Spider is spying on us all!
They're automated web-surfing machines which crawl (hence the name spider) the site for it's content which is then sorted and stored in the relevant search engine's database.
I know, just trying to make it a bit comical
Took you long enough it's been there yonks
Stand-On-Me 'Amanda' aka smarty ass.
Well I am known as being the thickest member @osnn.net, I will have to get up earlier to catch you out huh!
There's more than one about...
and I would guess they are to be encouraged if you want your topics harvested for search engines to bring hits to the site...
I found an MSN spider this morning, but the screenie I took was not scrolled to end of user list so did not show it - it was browing the forums index anyways...
[EDIT] caught the spider this time [/EDIT]
At this time...
Yay EP wins!
Suprising tho, I have seen up to 60 bots on here at once
Your not think,just confused