Bots Make Up 61.5 Percent of Web Traffic

Bots Make Up 61.5 Percent of Web Traffic

This article breaks down web traffic and who is actually on the internet.  It turns out that there has been an 8% increase to 20.5% of traffic coming from non human impersonators not including legitimate bots from companies like google in order to crawl the web.  Is this increase in bot traffic creating even less privacy in our lives than ever?

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One thought on “Bots Make Up 61.5 Percent of Web Traffic

  1. I never had any idea that bots made up this much internet traffic. It is important to note that malicious did not increase over the previous year. Spamming is a large problem and it’s good to know companies like Google are actively working to stop it.

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