Bot




DEFINITION: Bot

A computerized program that crawls or visits websites. Because of such activities, Bot is also known as a “crawler” or a “spider”. Bot is a Software that automates those tasks that usually human being does.

An automated program that visits websites, sometimes also referred to as a “crawler” or a “spider”. A spam bot visits websites for nefarious reasons, often showing in Google Analytics as junk traffic. However, Google uses a bot to crawl websites so that they can be ranked and added to Google search.




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