What are the "robots" that are in the "online now" count?

MikeC

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Just curious - the "online now" count says "Members: 3, Guests: 50, robots: 8" or thereabouts....
 

Mick West

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Just curious - the "online now" count says "Members: 3, Guests: 50, robots: 8" or thereabouts....

Automated crawlers for search engines like Google, Bing, Yahoo, etc. They are pretty much constantly re-indexing the site.

The "Online Now" actually means "Online in the last 15 minutes".
 

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