All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘Fetch as Googlebot’

Trouble With Googlebot Fetching Robots.txt? Use Fetch As Googlebot Tool

Google has released a new Webmaster Help video in response to a question from a user who has been having trouble getting Google to fetch their robots.txt file. Here’s what the user said: “I’m getting errors from Google Webmaster Tools about the Googlebot crawler being unable to fetch my robots.txt 50% of the time (but I can fetch it with …

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Making The Googlebot Fetch With URL Submission

Is there some new content and/or a new site you want Google to notice sooner rather than later? Well, there’s an official Google utility for that. With the Fetch as Googlebot URL submission tool, site owners can now directly request that Google send the web-crawling/indexing Googlebot to the URL that was submitted. While Google’s index will usually find these new …

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Google Webmaster Tools Gets New Labs Features

Google has launched two new experiments in Webmaster Tools Labs. These are "Fetch as Googlebot-Mobile" and "Create your Sidewiki page owner entry."

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