Google Asks Webmasters to Not Block CSS & JavaScript Files!

Mar 28, 2012 | 1,620 views | by Navneet Kaushal
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In a sort of public interest announcement, Google's Matt Cutts posted a video asking site owners, webmasters and search engine optimization professionals to ‘not’ block the GoogleBot from accessing their CSS and JavaScript files. As per Matt Cutts, this ‘unblocking’ is necessary to allow Google to crawl better and to judge your site better. This will eventually help them show better search results to the user.

Here is the video:

Do you block GoogleBots too? Do share your views.

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Navneet Kaushal

Navneet Kaushal is the founder and CEO of PageTraffic, an SEO Agency in India with offices in Chicago, Mumbai and London. A leading search strategist, Navneet helps clients maintain an edge in search engines and the online media. Navneet's expertise has established PageTraffic as one of the most awarded and successful search marketing agencies.
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