2

It's quite weird that Google seems to try to crawl some Facebook content, which makes me get a warning. How do I avoid this?

enter image description here

  • What are you using on your page from Facebook? Is it a like button, or embedded content? – Stephen Ostermiller May 31 '17 at 15:54
  • 1
    And your domain is entirely unrelated (eg. example.com)? – MrWhite May 31 '17 at 17:09
  • The domain is absolutely related and relevant – Josh Salganik May 31 '17 at 19:20
1

This alert isn't relevant for your site's rating and ranking. Google absolutely realizes, that it crawls a third party ressource, and Google knows the web situation profound enough to understand, that you don't control crawling of scripts hosted by Facebook ;)

But with the very high paranoia level you could host Facebook scripts locally and allow their crawling. Some webmasters are doing so, because of paranoia or because of performance - i've read reports about achievings of performance gains (because of less requests through the web). But this is personally for me rather a kind of religious question - i guess, performance gains are in the scope of .

|improve this answer|||||

Your Answer

By clicking “Post Your Answer”, you agree to our terms of service, privacy policy and cookie policy

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.