27 Feb '18, 3pm

Subdomains vs. Subfolders: Which Is Better for SEO & Why? by @jennyhalasz

Editor’s note: “Ask an SEO” is a weekly column by technical SEO expert Jenny Halasz . Come up with your hardest SEO question and fill out our form . You might see your answer in the next #AskanSEO post! Today’s Ask an SEO question is from Himanshu S. in Haryana, India, who asks: What is better for SEO? A blog hosted on subfolder or subdomain and why? This is an ongoing debate in the SEO space, and Google doesn’t help by making highly generalized statements. Subdomains vs. Subfolders: What Google Says The official word, according to this video from Google, is that they treat subdomains and subfolders equally: This is absolutely true. Google crawls, indexes, and ranks subfolders or subdomains exactly the same way. You have just as much ability to get a subdomain ranked as you do to get a subfolder ranked. Why SEO Pros Don’t Agree So why do so many SEO pros disagree on this? ...

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