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Www And Www1 Problem

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#1 Marchy


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Posted 25 November 2013 - 03:07 PM

Hello everyone, I have a client that have used a web design company and they redesign the site and changes her site from www to www1  and her site lost most traffic.


The company told her that Google loves www1!!!!!


I am not familiar with this. Do they have to redirect 301 to www1?


Any idea?

Edited by Marchy, 25 November 2013 - 05:28 PM.

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Posted 25 November 2013 - 06:35 PM

The company told her that Google loves www1!!!!!


So they are a bunch of clueless morons then.

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Posted 26 November 2013 - 09:43 AM

I would implement the 301-redirect.

Google has as much love for "ww1" as it does for "www". I think Chris is implying that any clueless moron should know that.

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Posted 26 November 2013 - 11:14 AM

And the difference between clueless morons and ordinary morons?

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Posted 26 November 2013 - 01:16 PM

Clueless morons are more dangerous than ordinary morons.


I would change to another designer that knows what they are doing to resolve the situation. Although it is difficult to be 100% certain of the best solution, I would probably favour everting back to www. and implimenting a 301 from the www1 URLs.

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