#1
  1. No Profile Picture
    Registered User
    SEO Chat Explorer (0 - 99 posts)

    Join Date
    Oct 2008
    Posts
    21
    Rep Power
    0

    Multiple Domains One Hosting Plan


    The situation is this:

    We have 16 domains registered on Godaddy

    All but 1 domain use Domain By Proxy, giving them unique IP addresses.

    HOWEVER; We only have 1 hosting plan.

    We are considering aliasing all domains and storing them on the same hosting plan.

    My question is: how does this factor in to SEO, does it null and void the unique domain IP addresses?

    Knowing that all the domains are on one hosting plan, wouldn't search engines give them less weight (and simply view them as subfolders instead of seperate domains?)

    Any help from the old timers here would be greeatly appreciated! Hope you all had a great thanksgiving.

    Marc
  2. #2
  3. No Profile Picture
    Registered User
    SEO Chat Explorer (0 - 99 posts)

    Join Date
    Nov 2008
    Location
    Puebla, Mexico
    Posts
    23
    Rep Power
    0
    Hi Marc,

    The answer is that it depends. What is your purpose in trying to hide the ownership of the sites? What will you be using them for? Are they all topically related?

    The short answer is if you are doing all white hat SEO and the sites will provide valuable content for your visitors, then it does not matter if you only have one hosting account.

    If you are doing shades of gray in your SEO then it might matter.

    If you are doing questionable or black hat seo then you will also want different hosting accounts.

    Nicole

Similar Threads

  1. 301 Redirect With Multiple Domains
    By teknicks in forum Google Optimization
    Replies: 2
    Last Post: Nov 12th, 2006, 10:00 AM
  2. Website with multiple domains
    By SwissAboriginal in forum Google Optimization
    Replies: 3
    Last Post: Oct 24th, 2006, 10:10 AM
  3. Same PHP scripts for multiple domains question
    By centjes in forum SEO Help (General Chat)
    Replies: 0
    Last Post: Jul 19th, 2005, 03:15 PM
  4. Multiple domains under on plan GOOD or BAD for SEO
    By shakim in forum Search Engine Optimization
    Replies: 5
    Last Post: May 18th, 2005, 08:59 AM
  5. Handling Multiple Domains
    By DJT in forum Google Optimization
    Replies: 8
    Last Post: Dec 23rd, 2004, 10:33 AM

IMN logo majestic logo threadwatch logo seochat tools logo