Microsoft despatched me an e mail yesterday asking me to make use of the Bing URL Submissions Plugin for my WordPress web site. No, this isn’t a WordPress web site, however the intent was good. Plus, this web site already integrates with the URL submission API immediately.
So I’m not positive why I acquired the e-mail however hey, I’m glad Bing is notifying customers of Webmaster Instruments of this.
Here’s what the e-mail seems like:
Here’s what it says:
We’re reaching out to you on behalf of Bing Webmaster Instruments to assist maximize your search presence at Bing. Do you know that as proprietor of a WordPress web site, you’ll be able to have your content material despatched for quick indexing to Bing by putting in our URL Submission Plugin and it takes lower than 10 minutes to setup.
Did you get this e mail additionally?
A robots.txt “challenge”. Disallow: /wp-admin/ is without doubt one of the WordPress signature we checked out to determine WordPress websites. Sorry for the over-reach on this one. search engine marketing take note of robots.txt.
— Fabrice Canel (@facan) March 10, 2021
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