SEO nerds rejoice! As of June 2021, Shopify merchants now can edit the default robots.txt file. This allows great control over how your website is crawled.
Code snippet and full guide can be found here:
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00:00 Good news, everyone!
00:15 The problem
01:50 Save crawl budget with robots.txt
02:47 Editing your robots.txt
03:44 A Very Important Reminder
05:14 /collections/vendors?q= and /types?q=
06:37 Product Tags
07:24 Blog Tags
07:59 Summary (& some precautions)
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