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  • About four months ag9o, my blog used to be the first result in Google. But then it just disappeared. I’ve done anything and everything to see if I meet the guidelines but haven’t been able to figure out the cause. I have also submitted a sitemap and have a robots.txt as well, but the blog just doesn’t show up not even once in the google index.

    I would really appreciate if anyone could visit it and see if you are able to figure out the source of the problem.

    Thanks in advance.

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  • There’s probably nothing wrong. Google cycles in an out of old indexes all the time, and so a new site will appear and vanish again for a while. It takes a while for things to settle down.

    It sounds like you’ve already signed up for Google’s Webmaster Tools. That should give you some information.

    thjnks. I thought it shouldn’t take more than 3-4 months for google to inderx my blog. I have been using Webmaster Central for almost six months now.

    I am adding some more info, maybe that will help you get more insight:

    About four months ago, my blog was the first result in Google if I
    searched using my name. But then it just disappeared. I’ve done
    anything and everything to see if I meet the guidelines but haven’t
    been able to figure out the cause.

    a. I have also submitted a sitemap, the link is http://manukhanna.com/sitemap.xml

    b. The robots.txt is available here http://manukhanna.com/robots.txt

    c.This is what I have in my .htaccess file:

    RewriteEngine On
    RewriteCond %{HTTP_HOST} ^www\.manukhanna\.com$ [NC]
    RewriteRule ^(.*)$ http://manukhanna.com/$1 [R=301,L]

    # BEGIN WordPress
    <IfModule mod_rewrite.c>
    RewriteEngine On
    RewriteBase /
    RewriteCond %{REQUEST_FILENAME} !-f
    RewriteCond %{REQUEST_FILENAME} !-d
    RewriteRule . /index.php [L]
    </IfModule>

    # END WordPress

    thanks a lot.

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