Yahoo! Slurp Spider

By twite
Sep 10, 2006
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  1. Just wondering Wtf Yahoo! Slurp Spider is...When i look at who's online, there's about a 100 of them..
  2. Peddant

    Peddant Newcomer, in training Posts: 1,644

    Yahoo! Slurp is Yahoo's web-indexing robot.Google and other search engines use them.

    Their job is to find new web pages and put them in search results.

    I don`t know why Yahoo`s spider is so prevalent.Everybody uses google.

    Spammers also use Spiderbots to harvest email addresses from webpages

    If a Yahoo spider mates with a Google spider,they produce Goohoo spiders.(That bits not true)
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