One of the most common issues is websites to properly re-directing to the ‘https’ protocol. Many WordPress websites have numerous plugins to accomplish this, while static or dynamic driven websites need a bit of assistance with things link the .htaccess file.
In addition, pesky bots that crawl your website can chew up server resources and precious bandwidth. It’s user eyeballs you want on your website, not bots and crawlers.
Denying Bot Access with .htaccess
This is should be simple, simply state the bots you do not want, then deny them
Deny by IP
If certain IP addresses are bothersome, simply use
Changin from http to https protocol