Google-InspectionTool

Operated by Google. Last seen today.

What is Google-InspectionTool?

About

Google-InspectionTool is a developer helper operated by Google. It's not currently classified as artificially intelligent or AI-related in any way. If you think this is incorrect or want to provide more detail, please contact us.

Detail

Website http://google.com/bot.html

Type

Developer Helper
Used by developers to test website functionality

Expected Behavior

Developer Helpers generally visit websites on direct behalf of a user who is evaluating some feature or attribute. Visits can be one-off or part of a larger crawl.

Access Control

Using Robots.txt

User Agent Token Description
Google-InspectionTool Should match instances of Google-InspectionTool

You can block Google-InspectionTool or limit its access by setting user agent token rules in your website's robots.txt.

# robots.txt
# This blocks Google-InspectionTool

User-agent: Google-InspectionTool
Disallow: /

Instead of editing your robots.txt manually, use the API or Wordpress plugin to keep your robots.txt up to date with the agent list automatically.

Get the Robots.txt

Insights

Other Websites

1%
of top websites are currently blocking Google-InspectionTool in some way
Updated today