Meta robots or robots.txt

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How should you communicate with robots?

Also with access control don't worry about it right guys?
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If it requires a login to see the page, then it doesn't matter... but only for that page.  Meta robots applies also to only the page it is on.   robots.txt applies to the whole site.   But you should always remember that these things are Only suggestions that 'good' robots sometimes follow.  They are no kind of protection at all.

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