Google: other websites can outrank you with your own content

A webmaster complained on Twitter that a post that he published on Medium.com outranked the original post on his own blog. Google’s John Mueller said that this can happen:

In this case, Google seems to think that Medium.com is a more reputable website than the original website. The ‘Link Influence Score’ in SEOprofiler’s Link Profiler helps you to judge the reputation of a website:

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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".