DataForSEO Link Bot

Good bot for a fair play

What is DataForSEO Link Bot?

Many people would classify DataForSEO Link Bot as yet another web crawler.

Well, they are wrong, and here’s why.

Ever since we launched DataForSEO, our mission was to level the playing field by providing
quality data to SEO enthusiasts and professionals around the world.

DataForSEO Link Bot is key to ensuring that every member of the SEO community – no matter
the size of the pocket – can access the core element of Google’s ranking algorithm.

Yes, we’re working on the biggest available backlink database on the web that every single
member of the community, including you, can use and benefit from.

Enter the project Avalanche

“Project avalanche” is a code name for our new API that aims to crawl millions of websites across the web with a single purpose: providing website owners, webmasters, and SEO professionals with opportunities to analyze the key component of website optimization – backlinks.

To attain this ambitious goal, we need to build a system similar to Google’s PageRank algorithm and make sure it works. Our team has spent the past year researching, planning, building, and iterating this system.

But to go any further, we’ll need your help. No, this time we don’t want to sell you anything. In fact, the best thing you can do is… well, do nothing.

If you’re reading this, don’t rush straight to your robots.txt to block our user agent. This way, you will help thousands of website owners – like yourself – to improve their websites’ visibility.

DataForSEO-Link-Bot-img

Be the first

to ride the Avalanche!

You’ll recieve an exlusive invitation to test our Backlinks API once we collect enough data to show

Fill out my online form

Modify DataForSEO Bot
for a smoother ride

There are literally thousands of good bots crawling your website to help parse and index your content and make it available to users searching for it.

DataForSEO Bot belongs to the category of Good Bots, meaning it won’t harm your website in any way. Our bot supports your robots.txt settings, explicitely identifies itself and has an official moniker.

You have a full control over what DataForSEO Bot can and cannot do on your website. For example, you can change the default 5-second frequency of it visiting your site or block it from accessing certain pages or folders by using wildcards (*).

Quick FAQ

What is DataForSeoBot?

DataForSEO Bot is constantly crawling the web to add new links to our backlink database and check links that are already included.
This is crucial to support our mission – providing website owners, webmasters and SEOs with equal access to vital data.

What is DataForSeoBot doing on my website?

DataForSEO Bot is crawling your website pages and adds all found links to our backlink database. It does not collect collect any other
data about website and won’t trigger ads or add numbers to your traffic in Google Analytics.

How to change crawl delay?

DataForSEO Bot is crawling your website pages and adds all found links to our backlink database. It does not collect collect any other
data about website and won’t trigger ads or add numbers to your traffic in Google Analytics.

User-agent: DataForSeoBot

Crawl-delay: [value]

How do I disallow DataForSEO bot on certain pages?

To disallow our bot on certain pages of your website, add the following snippet to your website’s robots.txt file:

User-agent: DataForSeoBot

Disallow: /[url path]

How do I disallow DataForSEO bot on the entire website?

To disallow our bot on all pages of your website, add the following snippet to your website’s robots.txt file:

User-agent: DataForSeoBot

Disallow: /

Contact Us

Your Name
Your Email
Your Subject
Your Message

supp_anna_img_2_2