Just found this “bot” going crazy on a site that is on a dedicated server, took the entire server offline. This bot looks to be new and from China, so be on the lookout. Other reports are saying it is ignoring the robots.txt file, so might not be good enough to deny it there. It […]

Short Meta Descriptions Can Kill Your Website

If you look at the graph above you will see the nice steady growth of a website. Then suddenly a drop! The site in question dropped from an average of over 100 unique visitors per day down to less than 5 per day. Quite a significant drop! Once I was sure the drop was going […]