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IRs and search engines?
Posted on 27 January 2004 10:13 AM
Question:

Which method do you use for the IRM, httpd.conf or mod_rewrite? I was lead to believe that this can affect search engine rankings.

Answer:

The FutureQuest IR technology is proprietary and not open for discussion as our IR technology employs various techniques to provide seamless partitioning.

However, this topic has been brought up in the FutureQuest® Community Forums and no one has experienced any difficulty with search engine rankings because of the FutureQuest IRs.

To the search engine, it appears as if it's just another web site and indexes it all the same...