Supplemental Index

Some webpages are more important than the others and therefore get prioritised in the Google search results. One factor that detemines if a page is important or not is whether the page has original content. Therefore, to rank well in Google, you need ORIGINAL CONTENT!!!

And that was what Matt kept preaching about… original content. Those pages that are seen as duplicated are called supplemental index.

 A quick way to check if your site is in supplemental index is to use this syntax: -view***

If you find that you have alot of pages in the supplemental index, you should start worrying! But many said you can just ignore it. Well, this again is part of Google game. Just, google for supplemental index to find out more about it…

Author: bpeh

Bernard Peh is a great passioner of web technologies and one of the co-founder of Website Design and Reviews. He works with experienced web designers and developers everyday, developing and designing commercial websites. He specialises mainly in SEO and PHP programming.