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Hide JavaScript code from Google

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I've heard Google now has some JS reading (running) capabilities.
Is there a way i can write JS code without letting biG-brother understand it?
if possible, pls give example of what would G would understand vs what it wouldn't.
Thanks Guys!
Aug 4 '06 #1
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acoder
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I'm not sure what you'd be trying to hide, but if it's a URL, split it up or only make it available to logged in users. You can also obfuscate your JavaScript to make it more difficult to read. I doubt that the bot will have advanced JavaScript reading capabilities, but this may change over time.
May 5 '08 #2

hsriat
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Or use a meta tab to tell google not to index your site, if thats suitable for you.

eg.<meta name="googlebot" content="noindex">
May 5 '08 #3

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