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Google switched pages on me.

Discussion in 'Black Hat SEO' started by dk1180, Aug 19, 2011.

  1. dk1180

    dk1180 Newbie

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    When I search for my site in Google for my primary keyword, it would display my homepage. But lately when I do the same search, it displays one of my sub-pages instead. What would cause this? It still shows up in the same location in terms of rankings. Why would Google search show my sub-page instead of my home page? I haven't done any SEO on it for several months, so not sure what is going on.
     
  2. TNphoneman

    TNphoneman Senior Member

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    Your sub page is a better page for that keyword. Happens all the time.
     
  3. dk1180

    dk1180 Newbie

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    The sub-page that shows up does have a lot more content about that keyword. I guess that is why it is more relevant.

    But does it mean anything? Should I be optimizing the home page more with content? Or will it affect my rankings in anyway? (It hasn't so far).

    How can I make the homepage show up again instead of the sub-page?
     
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  4. milian

    milian Power Member

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    you have answered your own question here. Make the home page more relvent.
     
  5. TNphoneman

    TNphoneman Senior Member

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    Who really cares which page shows up as long as it is one of yours. Do you only have ads on the home page?