There was a time when search engine bots would come to your site, index the words on the page, and continue on. Those days are long past. Earlier this year, we witnessed Google's ability to determine if our sites were mobile or not. Now, the evolution of the Googlebot continues.
I would say that it was not uncommon for web developers to receive at least a few emails from Google Search Console today.To: Webmaster...
Well, that's a little bit of information that I never thought about before, Google wanting to understand, how my "website works", not just understanding the content and the structure of it. Turns out, Google has been working toward this since October of last year.Update your robots.txt