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Google and Subdomains



1:25 pm on Jul 19, 2005 (gmt 0)

Hi there,

Was wondering if anyone had any views on whether Google potentially penalises pages on a subdomain rather than a main domain? Are they both viewed equally?



6:44 pm on Jul 19, 2005 (gmt 0)

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I think Google might not penalize the site which has sub-domain , it depends on the purpose that you create that sub-domain. If you try to make the intelligent link creation , you might cause effect to Google.


7:27 pm on Jul 19, 2005 (gmt 0)

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Google treats a subdomain the same as a subdirectory: just a part of the same site.

site:widgets.com gives pages from widgets.com, www.widgets.com, blue.widgets.com etc


7:29 pm on Jul 19, 2005 (gmt 0)

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Hey Oldy,

Welcome to Webmaster World!


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