A whitelist is a list of visitors that are being provided a privilege to browse your store without any restrictions.
You can check your store whitelist at magento backend. Go to menu
Templates Master >
Bot Protection >
By default Google and Bing bots are whitelisted:
- Google bots:
- Googlebot, AdsBot, Mediapartners-Google (read more…)
- Microsoft bots:
- bingbot, BingPreview, msnbot, adidxbot (read more…)
To edit existing item in whitelist - click on it.
To add new visitor to whitelist click
Add to Whitelist.
You can set visitor IP if you need to whitelist some specific visitor. Or you
can set IP range if you need to whitelist group of visitors (set
Yes to do so). Example is on picture below.
Values on this image mean that Googlebots from any IP are always welcome at your
store. If you leave field
Crawler/Bot Name empty, then every visitor is
whitelisted when his IP address is in specified range .
You can see when bot was at your store last time in section