Feature #29503

Discourage search engines from indexing old versions of wiki pages

Added by Rechnerpool Architektur 12 months ago. Updated 8 months ago.

Status:ClosedStart date:
Priority:NormalDue date:
Assignee:Go MAEDA% Done:

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Category:SEO
Target version:4.0.0
Resolution:Fixed

Description

Google is indexing the older versions of wiki Articles. I would like to add a noindex tag to all older versions. how can i do it?

fix-29503.diff Magnifier - patch (1.38 KB) Go MAEDA, 2018-12-05 17:53

Associated revisions

Revision 17690
Added by Go MAEDA 8 months ago

Discourage search engines from indexing old versions of wiki pages (#29503).

Patch by Go MAEDA.

Revision 17691
Added by Go MAEDA 8 months ago

Fix typo (#29503).

History

#1 Updated by Go MAEDA 11 months ago

Should Redmine has Robots Meta Directives in versioned wiki pages?

#2 Updated by Go MAEDA 11 months ago

  • Category changed from Code cleanup/refactoring to SEO

#3 Updated by Go MAEDA 8 months ago

  • File fix-29503.diffMagnifier added
  • Subject changed from How can I hide wiki versions from Search Engines to Discourage search engines from indexing old versions of wiki pages
  • Target version set to 4.1.0

Here is a patch to add a robots meta tag to old versions of a wiki page. Google and other polite search engines never index those pages after applying this patch.

#4 Updated by Go MAEDA 8 months ago

  • Status changed from New to Closed
  • Assignee set to Go MAEDA
  • Target version changed from 4.1.0 to 4.0.0
  • Resolution set to Fixed

Committed the patch. Thank you for reporting the issue.

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