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  1. Understanding What Exactly A Search Engine Can See On Your Site

    31 Aug 2015 ...  

    Search engine crawlers and robots are just software applications. That said, they are very powerful programs.  All the major search engines crawl, copy and index billions of pages across the globe. They then perform incredibly complicated analysis not just on the pages, but also how they all link to each other. All this information is organised in very large data stores, that are additionally replicated across global data centres to make the search service as speedy to the user as current technology allows.

    As it stands, the most users get responses to their search queries in time measured in tenths of a second. For most of us, the connection to the internet, and not the search engine’s servers that is the bottleneck.

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