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Google: Splitting or Merging a Website Can Cause Months of Unstable Search Rankings by @MattGSouthern

Google’s John Mueller revealed that splitting a website into two or more sites, or merging multiple sites together, could cause months of instability in search results. This topic came up in a recent Google Webmaster Central hangout, where a site owner was asked about the best way to split a website while moving content from the old site to the new site. “I want to move some content of a French website to a new one. I’d also like to make [...]