27 Apr '15, 12pm

Google: Not All Tag Pages Should Be Blocked From Google's Index

In the SEO world, there is a lot of strong feelings about what should be indexed and what should not be indexed by Google. SEO is now about removing content, removing links, removing potentially useful stuff from your site. I find it incredibly comical at times that this is where the industry has gone - mostly Google is at fault for this with Panda and Penguin . That being said, someone asked Google's John Mueller about tag clouds, and should the tag results on your site be blocked from Google indexing it? This was asked on a Google+ hangout at the 49:57 mark in the video: Question:Would you suggest to block tag-pages in the robots.txt? I use a lot of tags to group my tutorial pages for my readers. Is that duplicate content and so on bad for my site? Answer: This really kind of depends on your web site - the kind of site that you have.I think there are some kind of tag pag...

Full article: https://www.seroundtable.com/google-tag-pages-index-20211...

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