Turnitin

Operated by Turnitin. Last seen today.

What is Turnitin?

About

Turnitin is an intelligence gatherer operated by Turnitin. 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://turnitin.com/robot/crawlerinfo.html

Type

Intelligence Gatherer
Searches for useful insights

Expected Behavior

The behavior of Intelligence Gatherers depends on the goals of their clients. For example, a client might be interested in brand sentiment, in which case the agent would crawl related social media or blog posts at a more frequent rate than unrelated websites.

Access Control

Using Robots.txt

User Agent Token Description
Turnitin Should match instances of Turnitin

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

# robots.txt
# This blocks Turnitin

User-agent: Turnitin
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 Turnitin in some way
Updated today