Mail.RU_Bot

Operated by VK. Last seen today.

What is Mail.RU_Bot?

About

Mail.RU_Bot is a fetcher operated by VK. 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 https://help.mail.ru/webmaster/indexing/robots

Type

Fetcher
Fetches web content on behalf of an app

Expected Behavior

Fetchers visit websites on-demand. They're normally dispatched by apps to present metadata about a link (e.g. the title and thumbnail image) to a user.

Access Control

Using Robots.txt

User Agent Token Description
Mail.RU_Bot Should match instances of Mail.RU_Bot

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

# robots.txt
# This blocks Mail.RU_Bot

User-agent: Mail.RU_Bot
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 Mail.RU_Bot in some way
Updated today