How do I stop google from crawling my Bitly Branded short domain?


The problem is that we are using bitly branded short domains as a url shortener. Our branded short domain is

Now whenever I search on google, all the links appear even before the genuine site urls. I don't want the bitly url's to be crawled. I know this can be easily done through robots.txt for the subdomain but we dont have access to subdomain's robots.txt file as it is fully linked with bitly.

I have also tried parameter blocking from google webmaster but no luck there also. I have also gone through Bitly documentation but couldn't find anything relevant there as well.

Below is the snapshot of how my site search looks right now:

enter image description here I dont want these links to appear on google search. It will be really appreciated if anyone can help with this.

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| seo   | googlebot   | robots.txt   | google-crawlers   | google-webmaster-tools   2016-12-24 09:12 0 Answers

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