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Old pages with 404 that you don't want link equity from?

Discussion in 'Black Hat SEO' started by Anonoptimization, May 28, 2016.

  1. Anonoptimization

    Anonoptimization Power Member

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    Is there a way to remove them with Google Webmaster Tools or would you simply ignore them?

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  2. LatteGrande

    LatteGrande Jr. VIP Jr. VIP Premium Member

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    You can redirect those 404 pages to your homepage to keep the link juice. Use plugin like backlinks saver or link juice keeper if you use wordpress.
     
  3. Anonoptimization

    Anonoptimization Power Member

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    I don't want to keep the link juice. A few of my old pages have some weak links pointing at them so I'd rather them gone.
     
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    Thanks!