30 Jun '15, 12pm

Google: Rankings Drop After Change Of Address Because Old URLs Not Indexed

Google: Rankings Drop After Change Of Address Because Old URLs Not Indexed

I am always nervous quoting 140 character Google responses to complex ranking issues. But I felt this one was interesting enough to share, and almost detailed enough. A webmaster switched domains from bubbleshooter.hk to bubble-shoot.com six-weeks ago but his rankings have significantly dropped since and has not returned, which for a simple domain to domain transfer, with the same content and folder structure, is not normal. @methode lost my rankings when I submitted #changeofaddress from Bubbleshooter.hk to http://t.co/CcZWbgnB46 - 6 weeks ago. How can that be? — Tobias Bay (@tobiasbay) June 29, 2015 I mean, it is normal, but not if you do the change of address right, if you do it right, it shouldn't have ranking issues that are significant for six-weeks. Gary Illyes from Google took a look a said the issue might be that Google doesn't have all the old URLs from the origi...

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