Google’s indexing bug is back – new content not being indexed

Google’s indexing bug is back – new content not being indexed

May 23, 2019 Off By esential1@

This morning, Google fixed a bug that affected its ability to index new content. Well, right now, that bug is back.

New content not being indexed. Try finding content from large news publishers that are always pushing out content, and you won’t be able to find anything if you filter by results within the past hour.

Here is an example for the Wall Street Journal:

Fix coming? We have notified Google of the issue and expect this to be resolved soon. Last time this took Google several hours to resolve.


About The Author

Barry Schwartz is Search Engine Land’s News Editor and owns RustyBrick, a NY based web consulting firm. He also runs Search Engine Roundtable, a popular search blog on SEM topics.