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Frequent Crawls by MSN Bot:please help RRS feed

  • Question

  • For the past 48 hrs my Blog Stats shows frequent MSN bot crawls( every 5 minutes).The IP Address ranges are 65.55.165.92,65.55.165.35 and more.

    Please take a look @ the Screenshot 

    Is it a genuine MSN bot crawl?

    Blog URL:Digital Dreams
    Tuesday, April 7, 2009 4:47 PM

Answers

  • Glad to hear.
    Program Manager, Live Search Webmaster Tools
    • Marked as answer by Brett Yount Friday, April 10, 2009 3:18 PM
    Friday, April 10, 2009 3:18 PM

All replies

  • That looks correct. I'm assuming you want these crawls delayed. Have you tried using a crawl-delay directive or conditional get? 
    Program Manager, Live Search Webmaster Tools
    Wednesday, April 8, 2009 7:31 PM
  • Thanks for your reply.

    Frequent crawls by MSN bot has stopped.

    Friday, April 10, 2009 7:44 AM
  • Glad to hear.
    Program Manager, Live Search Webmaster Tools
    • Marked as answer by Brett Yount Friday, April 10, 2009 3:18 PM
    Friday, April 10, 2009 3:18 PM