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    Plinker USPc40's Avatar

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    What is a spider?

    At the bottom of the home page it tells Active Users, (Members, Guests, and Spiders). What is a Spider?

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    Cogito, ergo porto.
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    Quote Originally Posted by USPc40 View Post
    At the bottom of the home page it tells Active Users, (Members, Guests, and Spiders). What is a Spider?
    That's a robot that crawls through the Web and reads each page it finds for the search engines. They make Google, etc. possible.

    Blessings,
    B

    Thanks for your help in keeping this a great forum!
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    Grandmaster Scutter01's Avatar

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    A spider is an automated program for crawling and indexing websites. It's used by sites like Google and Yahoo! to index INGO.


    Meh.

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    Plinker USPc40's Avatar

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    Thank's guys. I thought maybe it was some kind of creepy (spider) person spying on us.

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    Shooter

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    Quote Originally Posted by USPc40 View Post
    Thank's guys. I thought maybe it was some kind of creepy (spider) person spying on us.
    I imagine there is some agency doing that as well.
    If they are, here is their sign :fawk:

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    Master

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    Quote Originally Posted by USPc40 View Post
    Thank's guys. I thought maybe it was some kind of creepy (spider) person spying on us.
    It is, BoRs and Scutter01 just didn't want you to be upset or paranoid.
    Handgun control is using both hands.
    "Women and cats will do as they please, and men and dogs should relax and get used to the idea." - Robert A. Heinlein

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    Quote Originally Posted by Dogman View Post
    It is, BoRs and Scutter01 just didn't want you to be upset or paranoid.
    Well, BoR, anyway...


    Meh.

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    Cogito, ergo porto.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Scutter01 View Post
    Well, BoR, anyway...

    Thanks for your help in keeping this a great forum!
    Forum Rules#######Classifieds Rules##############?!?! wait...what?

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    Grandmaster Bigum1969's Avatar

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    Quote Originally Posted by Bill of Rights View Post
    That's a robot that crawls through the Web and reads each page it finds for the search engines. They make Google, etc. possible.

    Blessings,
    B
    I've always wondered what Spiders were as well.

    Glad someone asked. I feel so old.
    It's hotter than Hades down here.

    Gosh I smell good.

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    What is a spider?



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