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Does using the default blog template effect SEO?

Discussion in 'Blogging' started by Powelly, Jan 19, 2012.

  1. Powelly

    Powelly Regular Member

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    If I setup 2 Wordpress blogs hosted on my own server, for example:
    Blog #1 - Uses default Twenty Eleven template which comes with WP.
    Blog #2 - Uses default Twenty Eleven template which comes with WP but is custom modified with new colours, some small tweaks and a company logo.

    Would it make a difference to how either of these blogs ranked? Or would they still be the same?
     
  2. infoasian

    infoasian Supreme Member

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    no. impact at all. Footer links are almost. totally irrelevant.
     
  3. Powelly

    Powelly Regular Member

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    The reason I thought that it might have mattered is because I thought maybe Google thinks less of those sites using the default template as they appear to be like auto-blogs/little effort made... an exception to the rule almost?
     
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    loverichie Junior Member

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    sometimes,blogger shows error,because of the code is directly copied, and Blogger did not interpret it.
     
  5. annabelle07

    annabelle07 Newbie

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    I would be surprised if that weren't the case. If it didn't make a difference, why would people go out of their way to design fancy new templates?
     
  6. markhenry121

    markhenry121 Elite Member

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    Actually sometimes it will effect but not all the time and you can take it.
     
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    Flash programming languages such as ActionScript to gain better control and code reusability while building intricate and bespoke Flash applications for your specific business requirement
     
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    vlad1427 Newbie

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    I feel that unique sites are ranked better.