March 17, 2007
How often does alexa search engine crawl your site?Find it out from alexa itself.
So you know search engine bots are indexing your blog,but you still want more insider info.And the most intriguing question always remains how often does these search engine check us out for updates.Here's a way to find that out in the case of alexa search engine.
One of the best features alexa.com has to offer after their traffic stats service is 'The Wayback Machine'.It creates a snapshot of the webpage each time it crawls the site.The motive behind this feature as the put it is to demonstrate the scalability of their Heritrix web crawler.So when you type in the url and hit enter you will taken to an archive of snapshots of that particular site and obviously from the snapshot dates one can easily guess how often the site is crawled by alexa.
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