Google Adjusted How They Show Index Count Estimates

by Barry Schwartz
Google has told us that they have adjusted how they estimate how many pages of a web site is found in their search index. A few weeks ago, Google told us based on reports of a significant drop in the index count within the Google Search Console Index Status report that “this change reflects a more accurate estimation of how many pages Google is indexing.Read the full article

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