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Interest in anything waxes and wanes. Every bucket can only be filled so far. Popular television programs gain a first time audience but some of them find they're not interested and don't come back. All of those apply to you.


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Asking for indexing to Google by submitting a sitemap file or putting some links from other websites to your own doesn't necessarily correlate with your traffic. Even if fresh content can influence rankings, it doesn't neccesarily increase your traffic when new pages are indexed (especially if your site and/or your new pages are not well SEO-optimized). A ...


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Unless you are password protecting the PDF file in question to prevent it from being read without the password then Google will still be able to crawl and index the PDF files in question. I don't have the exact reference in front of me but Google has been able to extract text data from PDF files for many years now for indexing purposes and only a password ...


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Google does not use the rel=alternate links in crawling a website and indexing other language pages. You need some form of linking on your site to access the translated sections of your site so that Google is aware of them, then as Google indexes the translated parts of your site it will automatically identify the languages and list them with the appropriate ...


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You have an error in your robots.txt file. On line 11 you have Allow: /, a robots.txt file doesn't say what files and directories you can allow, only what you can disallow. The only supported commands for the robots.txt file are "User-agent" and "Disallow". As the Disallow: /random command is after the invalid command it is possible the Google Searchbot ...


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In my experience, Google can take its time to update the index when it encounters 301 redirects. I've seen it take a week or two after Googlebot crawls a page before the new URL is reflected in the search index. 404 Not Found pages take 24 hours after crawling to be removed from the index. 410 Gone pages are removed from the index within hours. I ...



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