Sogou web spider

Operated by Sogou. Last seen today.

What is Sogou web spider?

About

Sogou web spider is a search engine crawler operated by Sogou. 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://sogou.com/docs/help/webmasters.htm

Type

Search Engine Crawler
Indexes web content for search engine results

Expected Behavior

Search Engine Crawlers do not adhere to a fixed visitation schedule for websites. The frequency of visits varies widely based on several factors, including popularity, the rate at which its content is updated, and the website's overall trustworthiness. Websites with fresh, high-quality content tend to be crawled more frequently, while less active or less reputable sites may be visited less often.

Access Control

Using Robots.txt

User Agent Token Description
Sogou web spider Should match instances of Sogou web spider

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

# robots.txt
# This blocks Sogou web spider

User-agent: Sogou web spider
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

2%
of top websites are currently blocking Sogou web spider in some way
Updated today