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---- 301 or 404 - which is best for removing pages without hurting site?
Marval - 10:23 pm on Feb 16, 2007 (gmt 0)Thread source:: http://www.webmasterworld.com/google/3254395.htm
Only based on my own experiece doing it both ways - the 301 will hurt you in the long run (I assume due to the 301 filtering that has been added in the last year and a half to the algo) wheras the 404 will keep that filter away.
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