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SEO problem

edited August 2009 in Vanilla 2.0 - 2.8
i only wanna advise about the problem (in SEO terms) of using AJAX pagination. I agree in that is cool, but is not so great for get a optimal web presence on search enginers .

Google bot and others don´t follow AJAX links, so they could think that old post are deleted for our forums or erase our post from their index.

Please considering add a site-map or something similar feature for a correct inclusion on searchenginer.

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    Auto generating one of these would be awesome ;)
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    SS ✭✭
    edited August 2009
    @alexdc. It is not problem. Because robots doesn't have enabled Javascript =)
    Check this: http://vanillaforums.org/addon/browse If you have no javascript (or it is disabled), after click on "more" link your browser follow to new page in tradional way http://vanillaforums.org/addon/browse/20/20/
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    However creating a sitemap plugin may not be such a bad idea anyways. Create a sitemap of existing content upon install and then update when new content is added.
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    MarkMark Vanilla Staff
    We use jquery to do all of the fancy ajax stuff, and as S mentioned, if you turn javascript off, everything works as it should with postback magic.

    I have written the pager so that it can be switched out with a more traditional one. I imagine someone will write it eventually - but for now we're rolling this way :)
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    Great. thanks @S and @mark for keep it on mind.
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    RajRaj
    edited January 2011
    sitemaps 0.9.1 not working.

    Installed it and posted a few new discussions, but still no sitemap was generated unfortunately. There is folder in cache/sitemap but there is no sitemaps


    Any one using sitemap addons help please......... Thanks in Advance......
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