Google Updates Guidance on Cross-Domain Canonicals

May 11, 2023

Google has updated the guidance on Cross-Domain Canonicals for Syndicated content; however, the guidance for syndicated news remains the same. Google updated the guidance about crawling and indexing on Tuesday May 2, 2022 to remove guidance about cross-domain canonicals. We contacted someone at Google on Tuesday to ask if cross-domain canonicals are no longer supported. Google Updates Crawling & Indexing GuidanceThere are two changes in the guidance for how to use cross-domain canonicals for syndicated content that is not news content. Google published guidance in December 2009 that advises on the use of cross-domain canonicals for syndicated content/product descriptions.

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