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[Help} Title Change = Penalty

Discussion in 'White Hat SEO' started by xiaobud, Feb 4, 2014.

  1. xiaobud

    xiaobud Junior Member

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    So all my keywords for homepage at page 2 google but a few days ago i change title twice and go to webmaster to fetch
    and Now "BOOM"
    i got penalty all keywords drop to page 9

    Can anyone tell me , how long does this penalty last ?
    anyway to cure this ?
     
  2. rutix

    rutix Junior Member

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    how do you know its penalty? Wait a day or two and see what happens. If nothing happens, change them to the old ones.
     
  3. xiaobud

    xiaobud Junior Member

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    i know because all my keywords drop to page 9 from page 2.
    I have done google fetch and in search , and google also change my title in search engine

    so if i turn back ? google will recover my rank ?
     
  4. Snajperist

    Snajperist Registered Member

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    it's probably G dance. Any messages in WMT?
     
  5. rozerr

    rozerr Registered Member

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    Wait for some days "xiaobud". It happens when we change something on-page, it takes time to process and index site properly in search results.
     
  6. GuJJuFreak

    GuJJuFreak Registered Member

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    Google algo are very complicated and mixed. Things happen like that.
     
  7. rob1977

    rob1977 Power Member

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    Changing titles shouldn't deliver a penalty. At worst it will be dancing.

    Thinking logically, I would assume you changed the title to try and pick up a higher search volume, with that in mind is it higher competition?

    If it is the chances are you will eventually realign slightly Lower, therefore a little more work will be required to prop it up a little.

    I changed titles and edited content on my main site last summer, and the long term effects have been great.
     
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  9. xiaobud

    xiaobud Junior Member

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    I change the title from long to short.
    i check google webmaster tools no manual things to do
    and i change title twice in a short time

    but how come my site was targetting 3 keywords and 1 of the keywords are at page 1 , 2 and 3.
    and now all the keywords are at page 8 and 9

    if it is not penalty then what ? it happen just when i change title and fetch with GWT.
    and i have been waiting for 4 days. kinda depressed about it.
     
  10. mickyfu

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    It is not a penalty, just change the titles back to what they were. It is very possible to move a site up in serps simply by changing the title, and sometimes they go down.