What Is Internet Bots?

What Is Internet Bots?

Internet Bots

Internet bot is a software or a robot which is build for perform some task and the task may be legal or illegal, i.e some hackers build the internet bots to perform their illegal task like, perform DDoS attack, steal data, send spam, and allows the attacker to access the device and its connection.

  • Internet bots are generally used for time consuming task, the task which is impossible for humans and for repetitive task.
  • Like random comments on the YouTube videos or comments on blog most of the traffic on blogs, YouTube and internet is of internet bots.
  • Internet bots are programmed by programmers, hackers they program the internet bots according to them for what the task they want to perform by internet bots.
  • Mostly the internet bots are used for destructive and harmful way,being so that it considered as a malware.

Types Of Different Internet BOTS

Chat bots: Chat bots is a type of Internet bots or robot who build to communicate with humans in natural languages, it also communicate with other bots means a chat bot can communicate with other chat bot,like Natasha on hike. She is chat bot robot she talk to us, get users query and reply them. This chat bots are made by using Artificial Intelligence which can simulate conversation.
  • The ‘siri’ , ‘alexa‘, ‘google assistence’ this are the super chat bots and having capable of having conversation with real life human assistant.
  • Crawlers: Crawlers is the programs that visit the web pages and read the sites and create the entries for a search engine index.like a google web crawling bot use for update and add new pages to the google  index and this are also called as spiders.
  • Transactional bots: This are trained on top of structured data and can do a set of limited operations. Like Think of what a bank operator can do for you over the phone verify your identity, block your stolen credit card, give you the working hours of nearby branches and confirm an outgoing transfer.
  • Knowledge bots: Knowledge bot are programmed  to search for any information, it provide the information of any topic. like how do i reset my password? or How to install this software and etc.
  • Entertainment bots: Art bots, Game bots this are the internet bots which are using in entertainment area for gaming,arts, YouTube and many more.add music selection , auto play this task are done by this entertainment bots.


The internet bots are nothing but the robots created by humans for doing different task which uses artificial intelligence and make use of Machine learning algorithms.


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