Results 1 to 20 of 20
  1. #1
    Malikbhai is offline Public Member
    Join Date
    September 2017
    Posts
    390
    Thanks
    76
    Thanked 218 Times in 139 Posts

    Default Google's deindexing problem

    Started Saturday. It seems that Google is randomly deindexing and then reindexing URLs. This is includes well known sites as well.

    Was reported on Twitter and John Mu from Google responded

    Sorry -- We had a technical issue on our side for a while there -- this should be resolved in the meantime, and the affected URLs reprocessed. It's good to see that the Inspect URL tool is also useful for these kinds of cases though!

    https://twitter.com/JohnMu/status/1114486110284124160 -- John Mu's statement

    Thread about it: https://www.seroundtable.com/google-...dex-27369.html


    This looks to be continuing and so far has not been corrected.


    Are others here facing similar problems?

  2. The Following User Says Thank You to Malikbhai For This Useful Post:

    reddevil92 (29 May 2019)

  3. #2
    nfint12 is offline Public Member
    Join Date
    January 2018
    Posts
    55
    Thanks
    25
    Thanked 30 Times in 21 Posts

    Default

    Yes, I had my second biggest page on my site (by traffic) deindexed for about 10 hours on April 5th, I decided to add my site to search console to see if there were any manual penalty notices, but nothing so got a bit worried. All fine now though, and no drop in rankings.

  4. #3
    Malikbhai is offline Public Member
    Join Date
    September 2017
    Posts
    390
    Thanks
    76
    Thanked 218 Times in 139 Posts

    Default

    The issue is global and recurring. The indexed pages come back for a few hours and then disappear again. Keep an eye on consistency.

  5. #4
    sweetbet's Avatar
    sweetbet is online now Private Member
    Join Date
    November 2012
    Posts
    2,612
    Blog Entries
    5
    Thanks
    801
    Thanked 1,450 Times in 1,009 Posts

    Default

    My sites have been experiencing this for many years. One day I have 4,000+ pages indexed. Another day, I have 680 pages indexed. I have no idea why google does this.
    Sweet Bet - Reviews of reputable online casinos, poker sites, sportsbooks & bingo halls
    USA Online Casinos | Canadian Online Casinos | Bitcoin Casinos | Live Dealer Casinos | Free Spin Casinos | US Online Casino Guide

  6. #5
    wonderpunter's Avatar
    wonderpunter is offline Private Member
    Join Date
    August 2013
    Posts
    2,059
    Blog Entries
    5
    Thanks
    380
    Thanked 1,485 Times in 875 Posts

    Default

    im noticing pages dropping in and out.. keyords vanishing and site gone then come back after a few hours.. only to disapear again, I dont think the problem is fixed

  7. #6
    Malikbhai is offline Public Member
    Join Date
    September 2017
    Posts
    390
    Thanks
    76
    Thanked 218 Times in 139 Posts

    Default


  8. #7
    Malikbhai is offline Public Member
    Join Date
    September 2017
    Posts
    390
    Thanks
    76
    Thanked 218 Times in 139 Posts

    Default

    This is a major effup from them in quite a while. For sites generating revenue; this is a big deal.

  9. #8
    casinoFM is online now Private Member
    Join Date
    May 2017
    Posts
    36
    Thanks
    23
    Thanked 22 Times in 13 Posts

    Default

    Had the same issue and resubmitted some the affected pages yesterday with the url inspection tool as advised. Now i am ranking for these keywords again as before, but according to different sources the issue in NOT fixed yet (see the comments):
    https://www.seroundtable.com/google-...dex-27369.html
    Since URL inspection tool seems to have worked for me i would recommend it to get the traffic back.

  10. #9
    icasinocoupons is offline Brand New Member
    Join Date
    April 2019
    Location
    Malta
    Posts
    2
    Thanks
    0
    Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts

    Default

    They have also reported this last week:
    April 3, 2019

    For most enhancement reports, data is now being collected from more pages than previously reported. Because of this, you might see an increase in issues and affected items/pages on these reports.

  11. #10
    JamieG1981's Avatar
    JamieG1981 is online now Public Member
    Join Date
    September 2017
    Location
    Swansea
    Posts
    144
    Thanks
    79
    Thanked 92 Times in 61 Posts

    Default

    Same here our website dropped of Google Saturday and thankfully came back last night. All rankings are back and now appears to be back to normal for the time being.

    Sent from my SM-G960F using Tapatalk

  12. #11
    wonderpunter's Avatar
    wonderpunter is offline Private Member
    Join Date
    August 2013
    Posts
    2,059
    Blog Entries
    5
    Thanks
    380
    Thanked 1,485 Times in 875 Posts

    Default

    right now they have all came back fro me... so far been a few hours so hopefully it sticks,,

  13. #12
    CasinoMage's Avatar
    CasinoMage is offline Brand New Member
    Join Date
    April 2019
    Location
    Berlin
    Posts
    1
    Thanks
    0
    Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts

    Default

    Go to the webmaster panel, manually add the main page to the index.
    after then the whole sitemap. It helped me and there are no problems.

  14. #13
    Cash Bonus's Avatar
    Cash Bonus is offline Private Member
    Join Date
    May 2014
    Posts
    2,848
    Thanks
    8,110
    Thanked 1,999 Times in 1,357 Posts

    Default

    I have the same problem and this would explain why my overall traffic and conversions are down so far this month as opposed to the start of the previous month. Just sad.

  15. #14
    icasinocoupons is offline Brand New Member
    Join Date
    April 2019
    Location
    Malta
    Posts
    2
    Thanks
    0
    Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts

    Default

    It seems to be confirmed on their end - should be back in place by now though:

    April 5, 2019

    Because of internal management of our Search index, some pages of your websites might have been dropped from our index for a period of a few days without any action on your part. The matter is currently being revolved, no action from your side is needed.

  16. #15
    gil.langelaan's Avatar
    gil.langelaan is offline Private Member
    Join Date
    July 2018
    Location
    Johannesburg
    Posts
    165
    Thanks
    21
    Thanked 55 Times in 42 Posts

    Default

    Is this the fall of Google? We have to start learning SEO for duck duck go
    South African Online CasinoHEX - Online Gambling Guide SA

  17. The Following User Says Thank You to gil.langelaan For This Useful Post:

    sweetbet (9 April 2019)

  18. #16
    Perffy is offline Private Member
    Join Date
    May 2008
    Posts
    50
    Thanks
    7
    Thanked 5 Times in 5 Posts

    Default

    I have started a new website from the begin of the month. First thing was to submit the sitemap.xml from the Google webmaster tools. Till now i have only 5 links from 120 total indexed in Google. But yesterday they were 7. It is not big difference, but can be the reason for that the same thing the guys mentioned in this post ?
    How do you think, is it normal so slowly to be indexed from Google - 7 links for almost 10 days. The website is already linked from 2-3 bigger websites too. I think this is the first time that my website is so slowly indexed and i am wondering if there is any reason about that ?

  19. #17
    casino545 is offline Public Member
    Join Date
    February 2019
    Posts
    15
    Thanks
    0
    Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts

    Default

    There is a know update that aftected millions of websites during the last weeks. It is probably just google dance. Wait 2 to 4 weeks and see if everything goes back stable.

  20. #18
    MarkoRizic's Avatar
    MarkoRizic is offline Brand New Member
    Join Date
    February 2019
    Location
    Hong Kong
    Posts
    3
    Thanks
    0
    Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts

    Default

    Don't think so... Google is and will remain the King!

    Needless to say, Rules are set up by Google. We all play as Google wants. Monopoly!

  21. #19
    bettingmaster is offline Public Member
    Join Date
    July 2018
    Location
    Manchester, UK
    Posts
    12
    Thanks
    0
    Thanked 8 Times in 3 Posts

    Default

    I'm hearing a lot of people saying they are experiencing fluctuations and issues. One theory is that this is all leading up to to a major update.

  22. #20
    benfirst is offline Brand New Member
    Join Date
    May 2019
    Posts
    1
    Thanks
    1
    Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts

    Default

    Yes I am facing the same problem too, is there any solution for this?

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •