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Alan Kennedy alanmk at hotmail.com
Thu Sep 25 11:40:41 CEST 2003


[Andrew Chalk wrote]
> What is wrong with meta-refresh?

It is claimed that search engines treat meta-refresh with suspicion. I
don't know if this is true or not. The following article (as an
example, this is just the first link I found when googling for "abuse
meta refresh"), claims that Altavista bans sites that use a meta
refresh period below 30 seconds.

META Refresh And Search Engines 
http://www.netmechanic.com/news/vol4/promo_no15.htm

regards,

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