Internet bots, or more commonly just bots, are software applications that run automated tasks over the Internet. They are frequently used on wikis to carry out repetitive and mundane tasks.
See also 
- Programming bots on Wikimedia projects
- Writing a simple greeting bot for MediaWiki
- List Wikiversity bots
- w:Wikipedia:Creating a bot
Artificial Intelligence: History of AI | Intelligent Agents | Search techniques | Constraint Satisfaction | Knowledge Representation and Reasoning | Logical Inference | Reasoning under Uncertainty | Decision Making | Learning and Neural Networks | Bots