Access for Ahrefs crawler bot


Does anyone know how to properly configure Cloudflare settings so that Ahrefs Bot can access the site?

I used all the tips in the guide:, but I still see a message: The HTTP server returned error 403: “Forbidden”. This request was likely filtered by server configuration.

I check access at


If requests are in fact being blocked by Cloudflare, there should be a Security/WAF event logged that can help you identify the feature that is blocking, which you can then adjust or disable. Please follow the steps in this answer to a related topic:

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