How do I remove my images from Google's image search? I unassumingly used descriptive words in the image-file names and now the photos are in the Google Image search index. So I removed the descriptive words and made all my file names just letters, as in "m.jpg" but that doesn't remove them from Google's index.
I checked the Google Image help centre (http://www.google.com/support/webmasters/bin/answer.py?answer=35308)
and it gives the following advice but will it work on WordPress and where do I put the code?
"To remove an image from Google's image index, add a robots.txt file to the root of the server. (If you can't put it in the server root, you can put it at directory level.)
Example: If you want Google to exclude the dogs.jpg image that appears on your site at http://www.yoursite.com/images/dogs.jpg, create a page at http://www.yoursite.com/robots.txt and add the following text:
To remove all the images on your site from our index, place the following robots.txt file in your server root: