How to Edit Shopify Robots.txt File, Updated 11th August 2020 – In this article I am going to explain what the robots.txt file is, where in your Shopify store is located and how to hide a page from search engines.
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The robots.txt file is where you give instructions to Google and other search engine crawler about what pages to crawl and what not.
For example, it’s typical for a robots.txt file to instruct crawlers not to crawl internal admin or login pages.
The Shopify robots.txt file is located in the root folder of your primary domain.
You can’t edit your Shopify robots.txt file directly but you can instruct Google spiders about not crawling one or more page:
Make sure that you replace
page-handle-you-want-to-exclude with the correct page handle.