Google: a low crawl rate is not a bad thing

In a video on YouTube, Google’s John Mueller said that a higher crawl rate does not mean that a website gets higher rankings on Google. You can get high rankings even if your website does not have a high crawl frequency.

Now John Mueller confirmed on Twitter that it does not have to be a bad thing if your website has a low crawl rate:

John Muellers previous statements on that topic can be found here:

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Johannes Selbach

Johannes Selbach is the CEO of SEOprofiler. He blogs about search engine optimization and website marketing topics at “http://blog.seoprofiler.com”.

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