[ic] more google woes...

Jonathan Clark jonc at webmaint.com
Sat Feb 21 14:25:12 EST 2004

interchange-users-bounces at icdevgroup.org <> wrote:
> Hi,
> I had been working on getting my current prototype site submitted
> to google,
> and had a reasonable amount of success, for example a search for
> "QCA Design Technology" on google used to return my site, and the
> correct interchange page with the full deep path, the the right
> product
> would be the
> first link.
> Now google have done something odd, and all the old listings have
> returned, showing a load of broken links (from the old site), and all
> my
> new ic deeply
> indexed links have gone. I noticed this, because there was a big drop
> in google referrals, and an increase in 404 errors on 20/2/2004.
> Any ideas on what could have caused that?

Google will often revert to older results just before a deep crawl.


Jonathan Clark
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