Business / Search Engine Optimization (SEO) / Spider: Search engine crawlers which search or 'spider' the web for pages to include in the index. Many non-traditional search companies have different spiders which perform other applications. For example, TurnItInBot searches for plagiarism. Spiders should obey the robots.txt protocol.

Spider Trap

Business / Search Engine Optimization (SEO) / Spider Trap: an endless loop of automatically generated links which can "trap" a spider program. Sometimes intentionally used to prevent automated scraping or e-mail address harvesting. MORE

Spiders Web

Life Style / Painting / Spiders Web: Some painters have chosen strange materials to paint on, often regardless of permanency and suitability. One of the strangest examples is in Chester Cathedral, England, where there is a small religiou MORE


Science / Spiders / Spiderling: A tiny, immature spider, usually the form just emerged from the egg sac. MORE

Sperm Web

Science / Spiders / Sperm Web: A web of few or many threads on which male spiders deposit the semen preparatory to taking it into the palpus. MORE


Science / Spiders / Deutovum: The resting, spiderlike stage following the shedding of the chorion of the egg: the second egg. MORE


Science / Spiders / Tracheae: The air tubes in insects: in spiders, tubular respiratory organs of different origin: by many thought to be modified book lungs. MORE