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Newly Designed Site, Zero PR



11:25 am on Aug 24, 2007 (gmt 0)

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I had a website that had a Google PR of 4 on the home page and everything else was at least a 2. I used NetObjects Fusion to desigh that site. I recently learned how to use Dreamweaver CS3 and redesigned the looks of my site. The actual content is almost identical. I use Web Position 4 to optimize all the pages of this site, just as I had done on the previous site. The URL of the home page has not changed. It is http://www.example.com/index.html. My other pages were http://www.example.com/html/pagename.html. Now the html part is no longer there. They are simply http://www.example.com/pagename.html. Now all pages except my homepage have a zero PR. The homepage is now a PR3. I know they have been indexed by Google because if I search for some unique text, Google will find it. But it will not find it using my keywords and again, they have a zero PR. The new pages have been live for almost six weeks.

Any suggestions?

[edited by: engine at 11:41 am (utc) on Aug. 24, 2007]
[edit reason] examplified [/edit]


12:24 pm on Aug 24, 2007 (gmt 0)

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Previous URL : www.example.com/html/pagename.html
New URL : www.example.com/pagename.html

It means,URL has been changed of the inner pages.You have to do a 301 redirection from the previous urls to new urls.301 redirection will help you to get all the values of the previous urls.


2:32 am on Aug 31, 2007 (gmt 0)

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Different URLS will be seen as entirely different sources.

You could create a directory called /html/ and put the new pages inside of that directory.

Or as new_seo said 301 redirect the old pages to the new ones and in time the new pages will inherit the PR of the old.


3:10 pm on Mar 13, 2008 (gmt 0)

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yup 301 redirect should solve the problem ..and wont be noticed by the visitors

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