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Google indexing 301 as 302?



4:46 pm on Jun 27, 2010 (gmt 0)

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We have a domain-1.tld1 which is redirected via 301 at the provider to www.domain-2.tld2.
We checked both http://www.domain-1.tld1 and http://domain-1.tld1 for the right redirect to target www.domain-2.tld2 using WebBug.

By chance we found a Google search result showing the wrong URL domain-1.tld1 but with the right content (www.domain-2.tld2).

It seems as Google is considering the 301 as a 302 in case of domain-1.tld1 (without www)

Anyone noticed this issue?

Thanks for your help

[edited by: tedster at 5:08 pm (utc) on Jun 27, 2010]
[edit reason] I de-linked the example URLs [/edit]


6:15 pm on Jun 27, 2010 (gmt 0)

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I have set such a redirect over a year ago, and still several thousand of the redirected URLs show in the SERPs.

There's something broken in their system.


11:01 am on Jun 28, 2010 (gmt 0)

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Tedster, thanks

You believe this issue is not considered as a "strong DC problem" by Google?



11:05 am on Jun 28, 2010 (gmt 0)

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Hi Friend,
If First URL is already indexed, and after redirection it will take time to remove from Google..
Some times both are indexed, So don't worry...