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Re-Caching Vs. Re-Ranking - Do You Know the Difference?

Discussion in 'White Hat SEO' started by dingdong, Jul 10, 2011.

  1. dingdong

    dingdong Junior Member

    Dec 20, 2006
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    1) So let's say i have a webpage ranking for keyword A in top 10 of G.
    2) I change some on-page SEO factor, like say the Title
    3) Then some time goes by and I see that G updated my Title in the SERPS.

    Here's my question:

    Does that mean that G has already RE-RANKED my page on keyword A, taking into the account the new Title? Or the re-caching and re-ranking happen at different times?
  2. artizhay

    artizhay BANNED BANNED

    Nov 21, 2010
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    I would think that once you've been recached, your rank has been updated. However, I don't think the converse is true, because my rank has been updated before I was recached, in that I did heavy local optimization and jumped a page, but my cache was still not updated.

    I think this is parallel to the whole "crawl vs. cache" debates.

    However, maybe someone more experienced with the inner workings of G will have a more definitive answer.
  3. -Jericho-

    -Jericho- Elite Member

    Jan 10, 2010
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    I don't know all the google bots that check these things but you might just want to research google bots. My guess is that they may not be connected.