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Re: What is Googlebot-Image doing?


Peter Linsley Jan 6, 2011 10:02 PM
Posted in group: Webmaster Central

Categories: Images & video content :

StephenA,

Thanks for the report, I'll take a look into it. Mostly what Googlebot-Image does is discover image links found around the web and crawls them. It's entirely possible that someone is using that rather long image URL in their code as strange as it may be.

Thanks,

Peter L.