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    Is there a way we can prevent google or bing bots from trying index the jotforms?

    Asked by Edesignsplans on December 19, 2016 at 07:53 PM

    Is there a way we can prevent google or bing bots from trying index the jotforms?

    Thanks

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    Answered by BJoanna on December 20, 2016 at 01:04 AM

    Once you embed your form to the website it will be searched and available online and be indexed by Google or any search engines.

    Form will not be indexed on the intranet (private 'internet'). 

    Only possible way to have your form not indexed is to embed it on your website and place noindex and nofollow meta tags on the same.

    That will force the search engines to stop indexing that page and as such the form should not be showing up in the search engines neither.

    However this would mean that your page would not be indexed neither - so that specific value would be removed from the search engines.

    Hope this will help. Let us know if you need further assistance.