Bingbot

  • For a Search Engine
  • Called Bing
  • From The United States
  • By Microsoft
  • Gets a score of 98%

What is Bingbot?

Bing is one of the biggest search engines on the internet. Being crawled by Bingbot is important for a website, since so many web users use Bing. Bingbot will periodically revisit crawled domains and it is even possible to ask Bing to crawl your website. Bing is cooperating with search engine Yahoo. This means that registered domains in Bing might also appear on Yahoo and the Bingbot provides for both Bing and Yahoo.


BotRank for Bingbot (98%):

The Internet of Bots has evaluated Bingbot against 50 different checkpoints, of which 49 have been confirmed as being positive. These checkpoints evaluate the transparency and occurrence of a bot and don´t necessarily say something about its quality. The BotRank is calculated as [49*2=] 98%. The details of the bot and the BotRank can be seen below. For more information on how the BotRank is made, you can visit the page Botrank.

User Agent(s) (4/5):

  1. Distinguishable: Yes
  2. Botname: Bingbot
  3. Email: Not mentioned
  4. Version: 2.0
  5. Mozilla: 5.0

Whois (5/5):

  1. Public: Visit Whois
  2. Organization: Microsoft
  3. Country: The United States
  4. City: Redmond
  5. Street: Yes

Weblinks (5/5):

  1. User agent: Visit Bing
  2. Crawler: Visit Bing
  3. Homepage: Visit Bing
  4. Query: Visit Bing
  5. Adding: Visit Bing

Usage (5/5):

  1. Recommended: Yes
  2. Category: Search Engine
  3. Free query: Yes
  4. Register: Yes
  5. Logo: Yes

Occurrence (15/15):

  1. Has visited during 15 of the 15 control months

Webdepth (15/15):

  1. Has visited 15 of the 15 control sites