SMF Mod Site

Mod Name:
Googlebot & Spiders
Created By:
Omar Bazavilvazo
New Feature
First Created:
June 06, 2005, 04:20:14 PM
Last Modified:
September 23, 2010, 09:56:51 PM
Latest Version:
Compatible With:
1.0.6, 1.0.8, 1.1 RC2, 1.1 RC3, 1.1.2, 1.1.6
Total Downloads:

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Manual Install Instructions for SMF


Last Updated: Sep 23, 2010

This Mod allows to see on Boardindex & SSI, when the spiders are crawling the forum. Also spiders that visit your forum using PHPSESSID URLs, and displays on your pages when google last visited them.

Multiple options can be set, and is based on permissions, also.

Is STRONGLY recommended to install this file also (Custom Who.template.php - Displays Users, Guests & Spiders):

Questions about problems installing the mod in the mod topic:

Version 2.0.3 works with 1.1.x and TinyPortal 0.9.8

Redirect PHPSESSIDs: When a spider comes with a URL like this:
The mod will redirect with a "HTTP/1.1 301 Moved Permanently", to the correct URL that will be:
GoogleStats: On each page will display when was last googlebot visit.

Thanks to this sites for the info that I used to create this new modifications on V2:

Here are some screenshots:

About Most Online

Until now it had this:


Now we get:


Disallowed for guests:

Allowed for guests:


23/Sep/2010 - 2.0.4 - Updated link to Custom Who.template.php by MoreBloodWine
5/Oct/2008 - 2.0.4 - Made it more mod-friendly, added a missing spanish string, only for SMF 1.1.x
23/Apr/2007 - 2.0.3 - Fixed some errors (not saving options)
9/Apr/2007 - 2.0.3 - FINALLY UPDATED FOR 1.1.X, fixed some problems when uninstalling mod, updated to work with TP 0.9.8, and made it compatible with SMF Package Parser Server for manual install
9/Sep/2006 - 2.0.2 - Fixed 'start' error, and checked compatibility with TP 0.9.5.
5/Sep/2006 - 2.0.1 - Fixed a small bug that topic wasn't being counted.
5/Sep/2006 - 2.0.0 for 1.1 RC3 and 1.0.8. No compatible with TinyPortal, becausethey have not released TP for this SMF versions. Added Redirect PHPSESSID and GoogleStats.
24/Feb/2006 - 1.0.5 for 1.1 RC2 updated to be compatible with TinyPortal
24/Feb/2006 - 1.0.5 Updated for 1.0.6 and 1.1 RC2
10/Nov/2005 - 1.0.4 Updated for 1.1 RC1
5/Jul/2005 - 1.0.4 Updated for 1.1 Beta 3 Public
24/Jun/2005 - 1.0.4 Fixed an error that in action=trackip;searchip=xx.xx.xx.xx gave the error Undefined index: ob_googlebot_count_most_online
24/Jun/2005 - 1.0.3 Released for 1.0.5
14/Jun/2005 - 1.0.2 Released for 1.1 beta 3
17/Jun/2005 - 1.0.2 Released for 1.0.x & 1.1 Beta 2
  6/Jun/2005 - 1.0.1 Released
  Fixed: error in filename case (Boardindex)
  6/Jun/2005 - 1.0.0 Released