I’m sure this doesn’t have to be said to everyone who is in the SEO industry, but Google said that they don’t index all of the pages it can find. It’s easy to find out what pages on your website aren’t being indexed by Google simply by going to Google Search Console. From there, you can see why a page was prevented from being indexed.
Although Google Search Console does tell you certain reasons why a page wasn’t indexed, at the same time, we don’t see any data that shows what problems are the most common across the internet.
Tomek Rudzki has an post on Search Engine Journal that tells us all about “the most popular indexing issues that are preventing your pages from showing up in Google Search.”
What are these reasons and how do we fix them?