My websites are hosted on Amazon Web Services, but we moved from one physical server to another (i.e., the IP addresses changed). We were using
www for our site before the new site came up. The
www URLs redirected to the
After the move, I had re-verified the domain using the file method in Google Webmasters Tools, and when I was trying to set the preferred domain to the
non-www, I could see the
non-www option was grayed out.
Google Webmasters Tools help stated that I need to create separate profiles for
non-www versions which I have (and verified the new
non-www property as well). Now however neither URLs are indexed in Google.
- Is creating two different properties necessary?
- I've submitted sitemaps for both properties. Will Google give relevance to only one of them? If so which one?