[thelist] google droped my http: page

Joshua Olson joshua at waetech.com
Thu Sep 2 11:31:45 CDT 2004

> -----Original Message-----
> From: Aaron Wormus
> Sent: Thursday, September 02, 2004 9:14 PM
> Joshua Olson wrote:
> > http://answers.google.com/answers/threadview?id=219744
> >
> > In a nutshell, they penalize domains where the content is too
> > similar (aka duplicate) to that of another domain.  > visa versa.

To which you retorted:

> You're not being penalized, it's just that people are linking to the
> 'www' version of the URL, and google is awarding that site pagerank.
> Google won't penalize unless you REALLY, REALLY push it. You can still
> get away with a lot.
> I have sites which people link to both the http://sitename.com and the
> http://www.sitename.com versions and google gives different pageranks.
> Google's reindexing can also cause dramatic shifts in your PR. I had
> 6/10 PR pages get reduced to 0, without being penalized. Nothing to
> worry about.


You did read the link I posted, right?  You just haven't been caught yet.

Here's more information:


Joshua Olson
Web Application Engineer
WAE Tech Inc.

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