slow down search engine spiders

If you have a large or busy website you may want to slow down the pace that search engine bots scan your site, there's a growing number of bots and when several get onto your site at once they can impact performance and plus they're using your bandwitdh.

To slow down search engine bots you need to add the following to a robots.txt file in your public_html:
User-agent: *
Crawl-delay: 60

You can slow down the speed that google search engine bots hit your site by using the Google Webmaster tools:

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