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How to Update Robots.txt File from cPanel and Yoast Plugin?

How to Update Robots.txt File from cPanel and Yoast Plugin?


How to Update Robots.txt File from cPanel and Yoast Plugin?

With the help of Robots.txt, we control search engines bots (Google bot, Bing bot). Robot file is an important part of any website/blog and it is used as a proactive technical SEO technique. We will learn today on how we can update or edit the Robots.txt file via the Hosting cPanel and Yoast SEO plugin on a WordPress website.


I have already told Blogger to update the Robots.txt file. You can see if you want to click here.


How to update Robots.txt file from cPanel?

Updating the robots.txt file via cPanel is the most common way and it can be used not only for WordPress but also for any CMS based website. for example...

Drupal
Magento
Joomla
Kentico CMS
DotCMS
Custom CMS

Or any other CMS, you can update the robot file with cPanel and it is very easy.
Step to Update Robots.txt file using cPanel:
Whenever we create a blog or website with a custom domain name and CMS we require a web server or web hosting from which we can live website data on the internet.

All web hosting is connected to a common management panel called cPanel and control panel. Through this, all the content on the website is managed. Such as updating a new page, delete a page or uploading a robots.txt file.

To update the robot file from cPanel, you just have to login your cPanel account and then use these easy steps.


[STEP 1] cPanel is open You can search for the option named 'FILE MANAGER' and click on it.


How to Update Robots.txt File from cPanel and Yoast Plugin?

File Manager opens many different folders and icons you will see, you can click on the 'PUBLIC HTML' file.
How to Update Robots.txt File from cPanel and Yoast Plugin?


[STEP 2] Public HTML contains all pages, information about the theme with the website. If you are going to update Robots.txt file for the first time, then there will be no file in public HTML. So if you need to create a new file and click on the icon named "FILE" and you will see a popup box.


A popup box will be a text box in which you have to type 'robots.txt' and then click on create a file.
How to Update Robots.txt File from cPanel and Yoast Plugin?

Note - If your cPanel already has a file named Robots.txt, then you should go to this STEP 3 to update it.

[STEP 3] Now a new file named Robots.txt will be created in your public HTML file. You can select this file and click on the 'EDIT' icon.
How to Update Robots.txt File from cPanel and Yoast Plugin?


[STEP 4] The editor in front of you will be open where you have to type your robot's code or if you have already typed it, then it has to be copied and pasted, after which you will have to click save changes and your robot file will be updated. Go and live on your website sometime.
How to Update Robots.txt File from cPanel and Yoast Plugin?


How to Update Robots.txt File from WordPress Yoast Plugin?

Updating Robot.txt file for WordPress CMS based blog or website is very easy. Just log in to the WordPress Dashboard and follow the tips.

Many names in the Dashboard appear in the top to bottom in the left, one of which is the name SEO and together with the Yoast Plugin icon is created, you click on it.


After clicking, click on an option named TOOLS.


How to Update Robots.txt File from cPanel and Yoast Plugin?


In Yoast tools, you will find three options, from which you click on the option named FILE Editor.


How to Update Robots.txt File from cPanel and Yoast Plugin?

Now you will have an editable section of Robots.txt file from which you can update it and then save it by clicking on Save changes to Robots.txt button.


How to Update Robots.txt File from cPanel and Yoast Plugin


To view this complete process in a visual way, see the Robots.txt video guide with YOUTUBE.
Friends, in this manner you can update the Robot file on WordPress or any other CMS based website. If you have any questions, you must write in the comment box and share the post with as many people as possible.
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