Thread: Domain

    #1
  1. No Profile Picture
    Contributing User

    Join Date
    Mar 2017
    Posts
    43
    Rep Power
    3

    Domain


    Hi, i used to have a website a couple of yrs ago, but didnt do much work on it at all. the result is that it seems
    to have been de-indexed, can i switch the domain to another hosting and start working from scratch
    for SEO ? is it possible to do so? or is the domain affected?
  2. #2
  3. the mango demon
    SEO Chat Adventurer (500 - 999 posts)

    Join Date
    Nov 2009
    Location
    New Delhi
    Posts
    742
    Rep Power
    821
    Normally a website should not be deindexed because you did not update a website for 2 years. There may be other reasons that need to be analyzed.
    If it has been deindexed for other reasons like
    1. Being a dropped domain and re-created poorly
    2. Being a part of Private Blog Networks or being actively involved with similar sites.
    3. Poor hosting conditions with high downtime
    4. Other similar possibilities.

    If its live yet deindexed with active backlink profile then I would say ditch it and start from scratch with a new domain.
    But if the deindexing is because of some robots.txt error, webmaster tools settings, coding issues then scrapping the domain and the backlinks would be a mistake.
    Last edited by NewDelhiSEO; Dec 23rd, 2018 at 03:19 AM.
    SEO Professionals in NewDelhi It is different. Don't believe me? Go check yourself.

Similar Threads

  1. Replies: 1
    Last Post: Jan 10th, 2019, 12:05 AM
  2. Moving ecommerce from one domain to a new sub domain, and rebuilding the main domain.
    By mrcrowley in forum New User SEO Questions and Answers
    Replies: 2
    Last Post: Jun 2nd, 2016, 06:12 AM
  3. .htaccess domain redirect domain.com to www.domain.com
    By dannyd in forum Search Engine Optimization
    Replies: 2
    Last Post: Jan 22nd, 2009, 02:40 PM
  4. How the new domain, old domain, expired domain effect SERP ?
    By annua1 in forum Google Optimization
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: Sep 22nd, 2008, 01:46 AM

IMN logo majestic logo threadwatch logo seochat tools logo