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Re: Swish-e Spider and Following Image-based Links

From: James <swish.enhanced(at)>
Date: Wed Jan 10 2007 - 15:22:38 GMT
On 1/10/07, Bill Moseley <> wrote:
> On Wed, Jan 10, 2007 at 07:05:56AM -0800, James wrote:
> > Set-up an HTML page, such as your main index page, with an image based
> > link into the rest of the site, with no alt tag and you have your
> > example.  Swish-e won't follow it.  So, what I am asking is, how can
> > the spider code be tweaked to get it to follow the link that is
> > actually in the HTML.
> Show your work.

It's not necessarily "my work" or my site.
> I doubt you are the first person to use swish-e that has image links.

It's not the image links.  It's the image links without alt tags.
Here's an example of the code:

<a href="" target="_self"><img
src="images/entersite.gif" alt="" width="129" height="15" border="0"

That's the best I can do.  Swish-e won't follow that.

> --
> Bill Moseley

Thanks for your time,

Received on Wed Jan 10 07:22:40 2007