FAQ - How do I prevent individual web pages from being indexed?

You can use a robots.txt or <meta> tag to prevent the Google Search Appliance (GSA) from indexing a page(s) or from following link(s).

Using a <meta> tag

In the head section of your HTML document, you can add one the following <meta> tags:

If you want the GSA not to index a page or follow its' link(s) then use,
<meta name="robots" content="noindex, nofollow" /> or the shorthand way
<meta name="robots" content="none" />.

If you want the GSA to index the page but not follow the links on the page then use,
<meta name="robots" content="index,nofollow" />.

If you want the GSA not to index the page but to follow the links on the page then use the following then use, <meta name="robots" content="noindex,follow" />.

Find out more information about the Robots META Tag at Using the robots meta tag.

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