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    Difference between Spider and Crawlers ?

    Hi friends,
    I want to know the difference between Spiders and Crawlers? please guys share your feedback.
    Thanks for any suggestion.

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    spider is a program that a search engine uses to seek out information on the World Wide Web, as well as to index the information that it finds so that actual search results appear when a search query for a keyword is entered.

    crawler is a program or automated script that browses the World Wide Web in a methodical manner in order to provide up to date data to the particular search engine.

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    Spider and crawler both are the same, they collect updated data from website and then the data is sent for indexing purposes.

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    Both are same purpose. Just crawl (find) new content to be index. If already indexed content consider as supplement text and give low priority.

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