Google: don’t expect the rankings of the old website if you redirect a domain to a new website

Google’s John Mueller said on Twitter that you should not expect to get the rankings of the old website if you redirect the domain of that old website to a new website with different content:

He also said that the old links of the domain won’t count for the new domain:

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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".