In this post, you’ll learn about humans.txt file tutorials with examples
This is simple text file contains contents saved with UTF-8 format. It helps to know more about the persons behind creation of website.
As you know robots.txt is for search engines, humans.txt is for humans.
This file contains following entries of persons behind website
Following is the sample text file content, It need not be same standard format you need to follow, you can customize the keys and values as per your convenience
/* TEAM */
contact: email@example.com or contact form link.
Twitter: twitter username.
/* THANKS */
Name: reference name or url of person
/* SITE */
Last update: 2020/04/22
Software: MEAN Stack
upload the file to root directory of your web applicaiton, and it will be accessible with your website like website.com/humans.txt. For this you need read and write access to upload this file.
Once the file is accessible with your website url, you need to make changes in html head section by adding link tag as follows.
<link type="text/plain" rel="author" href="http://website/humans.txt" />
Google provided humans.txt file file with customized format.