redditbot

Operated by Reddit. Last seen today.

What is redditbot?

About

redditbot is a fetcher operated by Reddit. It's not currently known to be artificially intelligent or AI-related. If you think that's incorrect or can provide more detail about its purpose, please contact us.

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
redditbot Should match instances of redditbot

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

# robots.txt
# This blocks redditbot

User-agent: redditbot
Disallow: /

Instead of doing this manually, you can generate your robots.txt automatically using the free API or Wordpress plugin.

Get the Robots.txt

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of top websites are currently blocking redditbot in some way
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