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> Experts Exchange currently displays its answers for free at the very bottom of its pages, but it misleads visitors into thinking that they have to pay for access.

Only if you reach the site with a google.com referrer. Without referrer there's no answers at the bottom.

So basically "boo hoo" that they're not getting any rank.

Stack Overflow is a business too, but it's one worth supporting.

I just checked this, and it's true. Googled "experts exchange fix mod_rewrite," tried a resulting question as referred and in an incognito window. Only the former had the results at the bottom.

Notably, even if you're using secure google search because you're logged in, the referrer still gets sent - so it still works. I know some people were concerned referrers didn't get passed from the new "secure if logged in" option - this seems a decent confirmation they do.

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