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What is Crawler?

Automated bots used by search engines to discover, scan, and index web pages, also known as ‘spiders.’

Example of Crawler

The primary mechanism through which websites get included in search results.

Related Terms

Crawling, Indexing, Robots.txt, Sitemaps

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