Bing launched a brand new function within the new version of Bing Webmaster Tools – Site Scan. Site Scan is principally a device which you can run to see frequent web optimization points along with your website. That is run in actual time, so that you press begin scan, after which look ahead to Bing to ship you again the report.
I did a scan and it took about 30 minutes to run the primary time I ran it. I have no idea how lengthy the typical scan takes. You may strive it your self over here.
Right here is the help document for the location scan function that exhibits you ways this report works. It’s fairly easy, you simply go to Site Scan within the new model of the device and arrange your scan. You may configure it by specifying a scan identify, scope (web site, sitemap or URL record), variety of pages, e mail notifications and even the flexibility to manage the max scan depth, crawl velocity and which URL parameters you’d prefer to ignore.
Right here is that type:
After you run the scan, Bing will e mail you when it’s accomplished. The e-mail comes from firstname.lastname@example.org and the topic line is at present “Scan standing replace from Bing Webmaster Crew.”
Right here is how I did:
However the experiences can present you extra, together with scan standing, variety of pages scanned, variety of errors, variety of warnings and record of points discovered, their severity and the variety of pages affected. Right here is an instance:
This comes shortly after Bing launched a competitive link analysis tool on Bing Webmaster Tools.
Hat tip to Frank Sandtmann for notifying me of this.
Discussion board dialogue at Twitter.