Canonical Redirects

http://googlewebmastercentral.blogspot.co.uk/2013/04/5-common-mistakes-with-relcanonical.html

googlewebmastercentral.blogspot.co.uk/2013/04/5-common-mista...

Including a rel=canonical link in your webpage is a strong hint to search engines your about preferred version to index among

https://www.mattcutts.com/blog/rel-canonical-html-head/

www.mattcutts.com/blog/rel-canonical-html-head/

I answered an interesting rel=canonical question over email today and thought I’d blog about it. If you’re not familiar with rel=canonical read these pages first. Then watch this video about rel=canonical vs. 301s, especially the second hal ...

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http://support.google.com/webmasters/bin/answer.py?hl=en&answer=139394

support.google.com/webmasters/bin/answer.py?hl=en&answer=139...

What is a canonical page? Why specify a canonical page? An article by Matt Cutts on rel="canoniocal" element / tag

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http://searchengineland.com/googles-matt-cutts-on-publishers-with-duplicate-content-use-the-canonical-tag-181331

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In a video released by Matt Cutts, Google’s head of search spam, Matt said publishers who publish similar or duplicative stories on different URLs may use the rel=canonical tag to help consolidate the PageRank of the stories and avoid any issues ...

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http://www.concept-br.de/blog/canonical-tag-for-joomla/

www.concept-br.de/blog/canonical-tag-for-joomla/

Joomla unfortunately has no built-in-function for setting the canonical tag. We have to get the right seo link from the menu items and set it manually.

We coded a small PHP script which uses the Joomla-API to get the seo link from the currently ...

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https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zW5UL3lzBOA

www.youtube.com/watch?v=zW5UL3lzBOA

Hey Matt. I had a lingering question about using rel=canonical vs. 301 redirects. It takes longer for Google to find the rel=canonical pages but 301 redirects seem to lose impact (link juice) over time. Is there similar churn with rel=canonical? Sam Cr ...

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http://www.metatags.info/rel_canonical

www.metatags.info/rel_canonical

By adding the rel=canonical tag you inform the spiders which page is the main page if you have double content.

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http://googlewebmastercentral.blogspot.co.uk/2009/02/specify-your-canonical.html

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Carpe diem on any duplicate content worries: we now support a format that allows you to publicly specify your preferred version of a URL. If yo ...

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http://searchenginewatch.com/sew/opinion/2066270/the-canonical-tag-can-save-you-duplicate-content-monster

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How the very useful rel=canonical tag solves many common SEO problems that exist around duplicate content issues.

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https://support.google.com/webmasters/answer/139066

support.google.com/webmasters/answer/139066

This article describes how you can use canonical URLs to improve link and ranking signals for content available through multiple URL structures or via syndication.

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