Jump to content

warning: backoffice generated robots.txt total blocks access to site

Recommended Posts

Recently we upgrated Prestashop 1.6.x to   In finishing the installation we regerated .htaccess and robots.txt through the backoffice.

When visitors to the site continue to drop we started the search for potential cause,

With Google webmaster tools, search console / crawl,  using Google robots.txt tester reported All URL Blocked !!

Fresh backoffice generated robots.txt contained no follow instruction for the whole site:  Disallow: */

Looking further  Googlebot type: Desktop (render requested) robots.txt it also blocked access to two folders for search engines to render the site properly:
Disallow: */css/  and Disallow: */js/

It is adviced to check, your robots.txt when fresh regenerate from your backoffice.

Could reproduce this behaviour. Bug report generated.




Share this post

Link to post
Share on other sites

Create an account or sign in to comment

You need to be a member in order to leave a comment

Create an account

Sign up for a new account in our community. It's easy!

Register a new account

Sign in

Already have an account? Sign in here.

Sign In Now

  • Create New...

Important Information

Cookies ensure the smooth running of our services. Using these, you accept the use of cookies. Learn More