Business / Internet Marketing / Crawl: An automated, computerized algorithm hosted by search engines that browses the web. The programs create a copy of each webpage for future indexing by the search engines

Other Words for Crawl

Crawl Verb Synonyms: inch, creep, drag
Crawl Noun Synonyms: creep, worm, wriggle, wiggle, squirm, edge


Entertainment / Bowling / Crawler: A strike on which the ball misses the head pin. So called because the 4, 2, and 1 pins usually fall slowly, like dominos, after the rest of the pins are down. MORE

Crawl Frequency

Business / Search Engine Optimization (SEO) / Crawl Frequency: How frequently a website is crawled. Sites which are well trusted or frequently updated may be crawled more frequently than sites with low trust scores and limited link authority. Sites with highly ar MORE

Crawl Depth

Business / Search Engine Optimization (SEO) / Crawl Depth: How deeply a website is crawled and indexed. Since searches which are longer in nature tend to be more targeted in nature it is important to try to get most or all of a site indexed such that the deep MORE

Crawl Space

Business / Construction / Crawl Space: A shallow space below the living quarters of a house, normally enclosed by the foundation wall and having a dirt floor. MORE


Life Style / Painting / Crawling: Varnish defect in which poor adhesion of varnish to surface in some spots causes it to gather up in globs. MORE

Crawling Peg

Business / Finance / Crawling Peg: Dramatic loss in market value. The last great crash was in 1929. Some refer to October 1987 as a crash but the market return was positive. MORE