How to remove your website bad links from Google index?

Google bots always crawl every websites URL and indexed to their search database. Based on the search keywords, this will be displayed best and perfect content URL in search results. So you must care about your website URL which is you need to Google indexed. Your sign in, register and admin pages should be away from Google index. If your website admin page URL will display in the Google result definitely your website has the high-security risk. You can avoid this security risk through robots.txt files; here you can mention the URL or folder to disallow which you don’t need to add Google index. Even though before you added the robots.txt file, if your website bad URL indexed in Google. How can you remove your website bad URL in Google index? Google webmaster tool helps to remove your website bad URL and increase your website traffic
 
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First, you must find bad URL which is indexed in Google. Login Google.com and search as site:yourdomain.com, now all your website URL displayed which is indexed by Google. If you found any unwanted URL like your contact us page or privacy page, you can remove from search engine index by using Google webmaster tool.

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How to remove Bad URL using Web master tool?

Log on the Google Webmaster tool and go to Remove URLs under Google Index menu. Add the URL which you need to remove from Google index. After review the google your request URL will be removed form Google index.
remove bad URL using google webmaster tool

How to block unwanted URL using Robots.txt?

A website owner can restrict their unwanted page links, crawls from search engines. You can also create your own robots.txt file. Open the text file and add the URL which you would like to prevent from search engine index. Then rename text file as Robots.txt and upload to your web hosting root folder. Now Google bot omit added URL and folders.

 

Following example for Robots.txt file:

User-agent: *
Disallow: /cgi-bin/
Disallow: /admin/
Disallow: /contact-us.html/
Disallow: /privacy-policy.html/

 

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Jey Ganesh

Jey Ganesh is a Blogger of bloggingcrow.com, Here you can find Blogging, Affiliate Marketing and Make money online tips. You can also engage via email: mail@techiejey.com

Jey Ganesh

Jey Ganesh is a Blogger of bloggingcrow.com, Here you can find Blogging, Affiliate Marketing and Make money online tips. You can also engage via email: mail@techiejey.com

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