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wp_robots_noindex() WP 5.7.0

Adds noindex to the robots meta tag if required by the site configuration.

If a blog is marked as not being public then noindex will be output to tell web robots not to index the page content. Add this to the wp_robots filter.

Typical usage is as a wp_robots callback:

add_filter( 'wp_robots', 'wp_robots_noindex' );

No Hooks.


Array. Filtered robots directives.


wp_robots_noindex( $robots );
$robots(array) (required)
Associative array of robots directives.



Since 5.7.0 Introduced.

Code of wp_robots_noindex() WP 5.7.2

function wp_robots_noindex( array $robots ) {
	if ( ! get_option( 'blog_public' ) ) {
		return wp_robots_no_robots( $robots );

	return $robots;